Poachers are people who take wildlife items, like animals or plants, without the permission of the owner. poachers can be criminals, but they can also be people who are just looking for a little extra money.

  • Poachers killed the animal for its meat, which is against the law.

  • Poachers are looking for items that are not protected by the law, like ivory.

Definition of poachers


small slender fish (to 8 inches) with body covered by bony plates; chiefly of deeper northern Pacific waters


sea poacher, sea poker


a cooking vessel designed to poach food (such as fish or eggs)


someone who hunts or fishes illegally on the property of another

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