[ flahy-fish ]
/ ˈflaɪˌfɪʃ /
verb (used without object) Angling.
to fish with artificial flies as bait.
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Origin of fly-fish
First recorded in 1745–55
Words nearby fly-fish
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British Dictionary definitions for fly-fish
Derived forms of fly-fishfly-fisher, nounfly-fishing, noun
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