from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A long flexible fishing rod used in fly-fishing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a light fishing rod used in angling with a fly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A rod used by anglers in fly-fishing.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a long flexible fishing rod used in fly fishing


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.