Definitions

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

  • intransitive v. To fish using artificial flies for bait and usually a fly rod for casting.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To fish using a fly (fishing lure) as bait.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To angle, using flies for bait.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A scorpænoid fish, Sebastichthys rhodochloris, with moderate scales, smooth cranial ridges, and pale blotches on the sides, surrounded by green shades. It is about a foot long, and is found in deep water off the coast of California.

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

  • v. fish with flies as lures

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

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

Comments

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