Definition of Shrimpers

1. Noun. (plural of shrimper) ¹



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Definition of Shrimpers

1. shrimper [n] - See also: shrimper

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shrimpers

shrills
shrilly
shrimp
shrimp-fish
shrimp Newburg
shrimp butter
shrimp cocktail
shrimp sauce
shrimpboat
shrimpboats
shrimpburger
shrimpburgers
shrimped
shrimper
shrimperies
shrimpers (current term)
shrimpery
shrimpfish
shrimpier
shrimpiest
shrimpiness
shrimping
shrimpless
shrimplet
shrimplets
shrimplike
shrimps
shrimpy
shrinal
shrine

Literary usage of Shrimpers

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1. Deep-sea Fishing and Fishing Boats: An Account of the Practical Working of by Edmund William Hunt Holdsworth (1874)
"... and sailing carriers β€” Barking formerly an important station β€” Leigh shrimpers β€” Description of shrimp- netβ€” Oyster dredging and stow-boating. ..."

2. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1879)
"shrimpers had depended for custom. The pic-nio party, being rather afraid of the weather, take no notice of the shrimpers, who stand disconsolate. ..."

3. The Fisheries Exhibition Literature (1884)
"In many cases the shrimpers cast these fry into the sea again ; but I believe the young round fish never survive the process; and in most cases the sifting ..."

4. The Royal Academy of Arts: A Complete Dictionary of Contributors and Their ...by Algernon Graves by Algernon Graves (1906)
"675 shrimpers. 1075 Real flowers. 614 The Field of the Cloth of Gold: '"Twixt ... 1495 Boulogne shrimpers. 1620 Haymaking. 1378 Germinal Purchased for the ..."

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