fly-fish
intransitive verb see fly-fishing

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Fly-fish — Fly fish, v. i. To angle, using flies for bait. Walton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fly-fish — fly′ fish v. i. spo to fish with artificial flies as bait …   From formal English to slang

  • fly fish — /ˈflaɪ fɪʃ/ (say fluy fish) verb (i) to fish with artificial flies as bait. Also, fly fish, flyfish. –fly fishing, noun –fly fisherman, fly fisher, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • fly fish — fly fishing …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fly-fish — verb To fish using a fly (fishing lure) as bait …   Wiktionary

  • fly-fish — /fluy fish /, v.i. Angling. to fish with artificial flies as bait. [1745 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • fly-fish — verb fish with flies as lures • Syn: ↑flyfish • Hypernyms: ↑angle • Verb Frames: Somebody s Somebody s PP …   Useful english dictionary

  • fly-fish|ing — «FLY FIHSH ihng», noun. fishing with natural or artificial flies as bait …   Useful english dictionary

  • fly-fish·ing — /ˈflaıˌfıʃıŋ/ noun [noncount] : the activity of catching fish by using artificial flies do some fly fishing He plans to go fly fishing this weekend …   Useful english dictionary

  • fly — 1. v. & n. v. (flies; past flew; past part. flown) 1 intr. move through the air under control, esp. with wings. 2 (of an aircraft or its occupants): a intr. travel through the air or through space. b tr. traverse (a region or distance) (flew the… …   Useful english dictionary

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