an artificial fly designed for use underwater.
wetRead more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
Words of the 90s: Fly Slang That Should Be Used TodayRead more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
- wet contact,
- wet deposition,
- wet dock,
- wet dream,
- wet fish,
- wet gangrene,
- wet leishmaniasis,
- wet look,
- wet lung,
- wet machine
Compare dry fly.
Origin of wet fly
First recorded in 1870–75
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Examples from the Web for wet fly
Quite lately, however, there has been a movement in favour of light rods for dry-fly fishing as well as wet-fly fishing.
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