Part of speech: noun

One who catches fish; a fisher.

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Usage examples "fisherman":

  1. The fisherman is a great authority on the river and fish, but has usually forgotten everything else, including his name. - "Over the Sliprails", Henry Lawson.
  2. Almost for the last time, too; for, I know not why it is, and it proves me no true fisherman, I am not discontented by the successes of others. - "Angling Sketches", Andrew Lang.
  3. Jack, I may learn how to fish this summer myself- Mr. Hammond told Hugh that Mr. Hildreth is a great fisherman. - "Rainbow Hill", Josephine Lawrence.