sedge fly

  1. an angler's name for various caddis flies, notably the grey sedge, the murragh, and the cinnamon sedge

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How to use sedge fly in a sentence

  • But as soon as you can no longer see your sedge fly on the water, reel up.

    Chats on Angling | H. V. Hart-Davis
  • The fish rose best to a gray-winged sedge fly, when thrown high over the water and falling slowly and softly near the reeds.

    A Danish Parsonage | John Fulford Vicary