Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The sport of catching fish using a rod and reel.

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  • noun fishing for pleasure or competition, as opposed to commercial fishing
  • verb Present participle of sportfish.

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  • noun the act of someone who fishes as a diversion

Etymologies

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sport +‎ fishing

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See sportfish

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