channel bass

[ bas ]

noun

Origin of channel bass

1
An Americanism dating back to 1885–90

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How to use channel bass in a sentence

  • Left to himself, he began operations at once, and soon landed a seven-pound channel bass.

    Days in the Open | Lathan A. Crandall
  • In addition, hand line or bass rod fishing can be enjoyed for sheepshead and channel bass.

    Fishing With The Fly | Charles F. Orvis and Others
  • My choice for channel bass, eavalli, sea trout and bone fish is a large-sized gaudy fly with a large-sized hook.

    Fishing With The Fly | Charles F. Orvis and Others
  • Ned harpooned several large drum-fish, and finally got a channel-bass, after missing several.

    Dick in the Everglades | A. W. Dimock
  • The best member of the drum family is the redfish, or channel bass.

    Favorite Fish and Fishing | James Alexander Henshall