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troll1

troll1

 
pronunciation:
trol
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: trolled, trolling, trolls
definition 1: to trail (a fishing line or lure) behind a slowly moving boat.
definition 2: to attempt to catch (fish or the like) by using a line trailed behind a boat.
definition 3: (slang) to search (an area) for something or someone.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to fish by trailing a line behind a slowly moving boat.
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derivation: troller (n.)
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