surf casting


nounAngling.
  1. the act, technique, or sport of fishing by casting from the shoreline into the sea, usually using heavy-duty tackle.

Origin of surf casting

1
First recorded in 1930–35

Other words from surf casting

  • surf caster, noun

Words Nearby surf casting

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How to use surf casting in a sentence

  • You can also try your hand at surf casting, spin fishing, spear fishing and fresh water fishing.

    Oahu Traveler's guide | Bill Gleasner
  • Many men and women waded out into the ocean and were drowned, the surf casting their bodies back on the beach.

    South Sea Tales | Jack London

British Dictionary definitions for surfcasting

surfcasting

/ (ˈsɜːfˌkɑːstɪŋ) /


noun
  1. fishing from the shore by casting into the surf

Derived forms of surfcasting

  • surfcaster, noun

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