fishing

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fishing (not comparable)

  1. Of, about, or pertaining to the act of fishing.

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fishing (countable and uncountable, plural fishings)

  1. (uncountable) The act of catching fish.
    a good day's fishing
  2. (uncountable, informal) The act of catching other forms of seafood, separately or together with fish.
  3. (uncountable) Commercial fishing: the business or industry of catching fish and other seafood for sale.
    the fishing industry
  4. (countable) A fishery, a place for catching fish.
    • Spenser
      the rent of the fishings

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fishing

  1. Present participle of fish.

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