We have a chairman on a fishing expedition who has nothing on Obama or any White House person.
The group was on a Christmas fishing expedition in the archipelago.
"A fishing expedition is not unlawful where there is good reason to believe that fish will be found," says Chase.
The next morning Mr. Archibald started out, very early, on a fishing expedition by himself.
There must be abstinence from the sex relation before a fishing expedition.
In going up to Maine on a fishing expedition we had to wait for hours in the woods at a junction.
This is a fishing expedition in the truest sense of the word.
Hell was very far off, and the delights of a fishing expedition with the Cottons were very near.
It asked for the blessing of God on the fishing expedition which was about to set out.
When Jack and Sandy had brought the oars and tackle from the boat, they set off on their fishing expedition.
An attempt, on the part of the police, a prosecutor, etc, to discover evidence where it may or may not be; a sort of inquisition: She had nothing special in mind to ask Joan Tesell; it was just a fishing expedition (1961+)