shrimper
noun Date: 1835 1. a shrimp fisherman 2. a boat engaged in shrimping

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  • Shrimper — Shrimp er, n. One who fishes for shrimps. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shrimper — shrimp ► NOUN 1) (pl. same or shrimps) a small, mainly marine edible crustacean with ten legs. 2) informal, derogatory a small, physically weak person. ► VERB ▪ fish for shrimps. DERIVATIVES shrimper noun …   English terms dictionary

  • shrimper — /shrim peuhr/, n. 1. a shrimp fisherman. 2. a boat used for shrimping. 3. Informal. a shrimp. [1850 55; SHRIMP + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • shrimper — noun One who fishes for or catches shrimp …   Wiktionary

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  • shrimper — shrimp·er …   English syllables

  • shrimper — noun a vessel engaged in shrimping • Derivationally related forms: ↑shrimp • Hypernyms: ↑vessel, ↑watercraft …   Useful english dictionary

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  • List of Dirty Jobs episodes — Dirty Jobs is a program on the Discovery Channel, produced by Pilgrim Films Television, in which host Mike Rowe is shown performing difficult, strange, disgusting, or messy occupational duties alongside the typical employees. The show premiered… …   Wikipedia

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