Translation of fisherman in Spanish:

fisherman

pescador, n.

Pronunciation /ˈfɪʃərmən//ˈfɪʃəmən/

noun

  • 1

    (professional)
    pescador masculine
    pescadora feminine
    • We are all, of course, sport fishermen but there are times when the welfare of some local children has to take priority.
    • When fishermen caught species in their net that were over quota they had to throw them back into the sea.
    • That would drive prices down and encourage fishermen to catch more fish to make the same amount of money.
    • Wouldn't it be nice if sport fishermen were able to drag up catches like that from our waters?
    • The perception of the fishermen was that the fish were still there to be caught.
    • The sons and daughters of fishermen and farmers are doctors, lawyers and engineers.
    • All over Europe fishing communities blame other fishermen for their problems.
    • Prices of prawns are still low and supply is steady giving local fishermen a living.
    • At the time these fisherman were going out sports fishing with hand lines.
    • A giant squid shocked the fisherman who caught it in his net off the coast of Vancouver Island.
    • These seasonal fishermen trapped fish from the swollen rivers for fun as well as profit.
    • In the evening, when the sun went down, we decided to go fishing with the local fishermen.
    • Experts say increasing financial pressures are forcing fishermen to sell extra fish on the black market.
    • For the local fishermen, however, fishing for the snappers is a way of life.
    • There are several different varieties and are a favourite of sport fishermen in those areas.
    • The suggestion is that instead of fish, the fisherman himself has been caught in the net.
    • However, the vast majority of bait fishermen will use fresh fish roe wrapped round the hook or sometimes put in small bags.
    • After more than one hour both the fish and the fishermen were tired.
    • There seemed to be no sense at all in importing supplies our own fishermen should have been catching.
    • As I gazed in the direction of his usual path, I saw fishermen bring back their catch of the day.
  • 2

    (amateur)
    pescador masculine
    pescadora feminine