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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A vessel engaged in catching small slender-bodied chiefly marine decapod crustaceans with a long tail and single pair of pincers

Usage examples (37)
  • He gave his occupation in court as "shrimper" and had an eighth-grade education, though his mother said he could not read or write.
  • Jan moved to Florida and went to work as a shrimper.
  • CONAN: So, a lot of people were saying, I'm a shrimper.
  • Her husband, Kevin, has been a shrimper all of his life. for more
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