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Meaning of "quota-hopper" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUOTA-HOPPER

quota-hopper  [ˈkwəʊtəˌhɒpə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUOTA-HOPPER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Quota-Hopper is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES QUOTA-HOPPER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of quota-hopper in the English dictionary

The definition of quota-hopper in the dictionary is someone who catches a part of a country's national quota for fish in European waters by buying licences from its fishermen.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QUOTA-HOPPER


cheesehopper
ˈtʃiːzˌhɒpə
chopper
ˈtʃɒpə
clodhopper
ˈklɒdˌhɒpə
clodhoppers
ˈklɒdˌhɒpə
copper
ˈkɒpə
dropper
ˈdrɒpə
fleahopper
ˈfliːˌhɒpə
froghopper
ˈfrɒɡˌhɒpə
grasshopper
ˈɡrɑːsˌhɒpə
hedgehopper
ˈhɛdʒˌhɒpə
hopper
ˈhɒpə
improper
ɪmˈprɒpə
popper
ˈpɒpə
proper
ˈprɒpə
rockhopper
ˈrɒkˌhɒpə
shopper
ˈʃɒpə
stopper
ˈstɒpə
topper
ˈtɒpə
treehopper
ˈtriːˌhɒpə
whopper
ˈwɒpə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUOTA-HOPPER

quot.
quota
quota sampling
quota system
quota-hopping
quotability
quotable
quotableness
quotably
quotation
quotation mark
quotation marks
quotatious
quotative
quote
quote-driven
quote-unquote
quoted company
quoter
quoteworthy

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUOTA-HOPPER

bopper
chart topper
come a cropper
cropper
Dopper
eavesdropper
eyedropper
gobstopper
knee-high to a grasshopper
mopper
mystery shopper
name-dropper
party popper
pepper
personal shopper
sharecropper
show stopper
showstopper
stropper
teenybopper
window-shopper

Synonyms and antonyms of quota-hopper in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «quota-hopper» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUOTA-HOPPER

Find out the translation of quota-hopper to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of quota-hopper from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «quota-hopper» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

配额斗
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cuota - tolva
570 millions of speakers

English

quota-hopper
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कोटा कूदनेवाला
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الحصص واثب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Квота - бункер
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

quota -hopper
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কোটা-ফড়িং
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

quota - trémie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kuota-pelompat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Quote -Hopper
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

クォータホッパー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

쿼터 호퍼
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kuota-hopper
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hạn ngạch phễu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒதுக்கீடு-அண்டா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोटा-हॉपर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kota-hunisi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

quota - tramoggia
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Kontyngent - lej
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Квота - бункер
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cota - hopper
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ποσόστωση - χοάνη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kwota - hopper
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kvoter hopper
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kvote -hopper
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of quota-hopper

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUOTA-HOPPER»

The term «quota-hopper» is barely ever used and occupies the 212.550 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about quota-hopper

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7 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUOTA-HOPPER»

Discover the use of quota-hopper in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to quota-hopper and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Rule of the Door and Other Fanciful Regulations
The stakes were high, the players recklessly squandering what they had left of their week's allowances. "Deal me out," said one, raking in a fat pot. "I haven't finished my quota." "Oh, for God's sake-a quota hopper! Who let him into the game?
Lloyd Biggle, Jr., 1967
2
The Parliamentary Debates (Hansard).: House of Lords ...
... would not remove a single quota-hopper from the British register or help our British fishermen in any way whatever. Instead, it would delay or block ratification of a treaty that offers many benefits and advantages to this country. However, in ...
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords, 1997
3
Ireland and the Law of the Sea
2 See Irish Times, June 19, 1997. ' ibid. The IS&WFO spokesman stated that two years previously Irish fishermen had been promised that action would ensue to ensure that "quota-hopper" vessels should prove an economic link with Ireland.
Clive Ralph Symmons, 2000
4
World Fishing
... of British quotas remain in quota hopper hands and the legal loophole through which they gained access remains in place. "The Netherlands and Spain have transferred part of their fleet tonnage to the UK, which then has to deal with the ...
‎1997
5
Survey of Current Affairs
I reiterated the need for the quota hopper problem to be resolved before I could contemplate any further reductions in the capacity or effort of the UK fleet. Other Member States continued to have substantive concerns on various aspects of the  ...
‎1997
6
Official Report of the Standing Committees: Session
There are horrendous accounts of Spanish quota hopper vessels being accepted by the registrar without any apparent check. Constituents of mine who worked on them described them as rust buckets. They are incapable of providing decent ...
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, 1992
7
The castle of lies: why Britain must get out of Europe
British Government was at last forced to admit the true scale of the 'quota hopper' invasion, when it revealed that 22 per cent of Britain's tonnage of larger vessels, or more than a fifth of British tonnage, was now foreign-owned. Of 159 flagboats ...
Christopher Booker, Richard North, 1996

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Quota-Hopper [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/quota-hopper>. Jun 2021 ».
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