Associations to the word «Trapper»


TRAPPER, noun. One who traps animals; one who makes a business of trapping animals for their furs.
TRAPPER, noun. A boy who opens and shuts a trapdoor in a gallery or level.
TRAPPER, noun. Ornamental covering for a horse. See trapping/caparison.
TRAPPER HAT, noun. A type of winter hat with earflaps derived from the Russian Ushanka. Also known as a trooper hat.

Dictionary definition

TRAPPER, noun. Someone who sets traps for animals (usually to obtain their furs).

Wise words

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