American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A common edible sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus) of North American lakes and streams.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One of the largest of the sunfishes, Lepomis pallidus.
- n. A North American sunfish; Lepomis macrochirus.
- n. important edible sunfish of eastern and central United States
- blue + gill (Wiktionary)
“I highly doubt the bluegill is as popular in the US as Dave Spector says.”
“Starting with bass and bluegill is great because they are easier to catch and will teach you good mechanics.”
“I also agree that I'd much rather be eating some Toro, then a bluegill from a nasty pond.”
“The bluegill might be a food source for black bass, and black bass might feed the local population of coyotes.”
“Ever watchful, friend "bluegill" points us to this story in today's edition of The Evening News.”
“There are other fish present such as bluegill, redear sunfish, tilapia and carp that are a lot of fun to catch.”
“Fresh shad caught the same day you fish works best, cut or alive, bluegill a close second.”
“Eye shall never ferget when eye was cruisin 'for that monster of a bluegill named' Blue Velvet '.”
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