- 1 [intransitive] troll (for something) to catch fish by pulling a line with bait on it through the water behind a boat
- 2[transitive, intransitive] (informal) to search for or try to get something troll something for something He trolled the Internet for advice on the disease. troll for something Both candidates have been trolling for votes.
NAmE//troʊl//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they troll
he / she / it trolls
past simple trolled
-ing form trolling