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How to use grilse in a sentence
They are now promoted to the name of grilse, and attain the rank of salmon on their second and all subsequent migrations.The Sportswoman's Library, v. 2|Various
All my line had been taken out, the gut collar had been snapped, and the fly had undoubtedly been carried off by the grilse.
I then stopped, and, lengthening my line at each successive “throw,” sent my fly nearer and still nearer to the grilse.
But there was still a grilse that rose to a big March brown in the shrunken stream below Elibank.Letters to Dead Authors|Andrew Lang
In this way not only are large trout often taken in a flood, but sea trout, grilse, and sometimes salmon.Three Hundred Things a Bright Boy Can Do|Anonymous