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  • v. To sniggle, or fish with a brog.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To sniggle, or fish with a brog.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To pierce; prick.
  • To fish for eels by troubling the water.

Etymologies

Diminutive of English dialect brog to broggle. Compare brog (noun). (Wiktionary)

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  • To fish, especially for eels, by thrusting a sharp stick with bait on it into holes in the riverbed.

    October 3, 2007