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Example sentences from the Web for fishing
Masu are also an important food source for local villagers, who can catch scores of them in a leisurely day of ice fishing.The quest to snare—and save—the world’s largest owl|Jonathan Slaght|August 28, 2020|Popular Science
In the olden days, these fibers were used as bowstrings and fishing nets.How a Wasteland Shrub Is Becoming the Next Big Thing in Fashion|Daniel Malloy|August 28, 2020|Ozy
On her account, the Mundugumor thought fishing was an occupation appropriate mainly to women, while the Arapesh considered painting in color to be the exclusive purview of men.Gender Is What You Make of It - Issue 88: Love & Sex|Charles King|August 5, 2020|Nautilus
Her team’s findings could inspire new approaches, such as providing refuges and fishing protections for species that can control these spiny reef-eaters.Fish poop exposes what eats the destructive crown-of-thorns starfish|Jake Buehler|June 8, 2020|Science News
The fishing industry, like the meat industry, exacts its share of environmental costs.
Like his old man, he keeps it reined in, but when talking about fishing, a true regret seeps out.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But fishing for rationale in harassment is almost always a waste of time.A Female Writer’s New Milestone: Her First Death Threat|Annie Gaus|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sargent said they went skiing in Vail and fishing in Cabo but also talked business.
Many of their bodies get caught up in fishing nets or disappear forever.
But as it takes away the safety net, their corpses wind up in fishing nets.
What most attracted my attention was the captain's private collection of fishing tackle and his armoury.The Pilots of Pomona|Robert Leighton
Skittering is a favorite method of fishing for the pickerel in weedy ponds.Bass, Pike, Perch, and Others|James Alexander Henshall
On Lakes, fishing from a boat, you may have six or eight, or even more flies upon a stretcher.The Teesdale Angler|R Lakeland
We have seen that vessels engaged in fishing were exempted from the harbor duty.A short history of Rhode Island|George Washington Greene
When we were making up our crew, Frank caught the fishing fever and wanted to go, and his father decided to go along with him.Out of the Fog|C. K. Ober
British Dictionary definitions for fishing
- the occupation of catching fish
- (as modifier)a fishing match