fishing trip
1) a vacation involving sport fishing
2) a batter in baseball who swings at a pitch outside the strike zone. Also called going fishing

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fishing expedition — fishing trip or expedition Using the courts to find out information beyond the fair scope of the lawsuit. The loose, vague, unfocused questioning of a witness or the overly broad use of the discovery process. Discovery sought on general, loose,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • fishing expedition — fishing trip or expedition Using the courts to find out information beyond the fair scope of the lawsuit. The loose, vague, unfocused questioning of a witness or the overly broad use of the discovery process. Discovery sought on general, loose,… …   Black's law dictionary

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