Definition of seiner in English:



  • See seine

    • ‘DFO has given a commercial licence to herring seiners off Chebucto Head.’
    • ‘There were seaplanes and salmon seiners moored to the piers.’
    • ‘Today, the salmon fleet totals 3,381 vessels: 491 seiners, 864 trollers and 2,026 gillnetters.’
    • ‘Cleaning the fish, and the mud-encrusted seiners, required more laughter and beer than skill and water.’
    • ‘We're having a problem with large herring seiners.’