Definitions of trapper

  1. someone who sets traps for animals (usually to obtain their furs) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A boy who opens and shuts a trapdoor in a gallery or level. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. One who catches animals to obtain their fur. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. One whose occupation it is to entrap wild animals, usually for furs. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for trapper

  1. The man, evidently a trapper or hunter, carried a long, brown rifle, and he had a powder- horn and bullet- pouch slung over his shoulder. – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  2. The trapper as we are introduced to him, has one leg and both hands paralysed, with just a perceptible sense of motion remaining in the other leg. – The New North by Agnes Deans Cameron