fisherman fisherman  /ˈfɪ ʃər ˌmæn/


  • (n) someone whose occupation is catching fish


  1. Not the Greek fisherman's hat.
  2. And so that was the challenge for Pope Benedict XVI in the first year of his pontificate: how to fill the shoes of the last man who filled the shoes of the fisherman.
  3. At unpredictable moments the fisherman's mind fills with images of wide water, where brown trout hit large dry flies and pull long and hard.


  1. Fisherman gets week in jail for cheating in tournament

    A Minnesota fisherman long suspected of cheating at tournaments has reportedly hooked an unwanted catch — a week in jail.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. Fisherman lead authorities to 1,300 pot plants

    Two Oklahoma fisherman lead authorities to more than 1,300 pot plants.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: KOCO 5 Oklahoma City

  3. Fisherman find marijuana near Paul's Valley

    Fisherman find marijuana near Paul's Valley
    on June 19, 2013     Source: FOX 11 Reno

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  1. White House press secretary Robert Gibbs issued a statement saying that Barton's comments were "shameful" and that he appeared "to have more concern for big corporations that caused this disaster than the fisherman, small owners and communities...
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Joe Barton Source:

  2. "That is a philosophy. They see the aggrieved party here is BP, not the fisherman [of the Gulf states]," he said. "That that would be the governing philosophy [of Republicans]. And I think what Joe Barton did is remind the American people -...
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Rahm Emanuel Source: Voice of America

  3. "I had this image of a fisherman [catching] this girl in his net," he explains. "It was a very captivating image and I designed a fairy tale around it. It was a challenge to construct a story that depends so much on fantasy, but that's what I...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Neil Jordan Source: Artvoice

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