fishable

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

fish +‎ -able

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fishable (comparative more fishable, superlative most fishable)

  1. (of a species of fish) Able to be fished legally
  2. (of a lake, pond etc.) Able to be fished in, able to be used for fishing
  3. (of fishing equipment) Able to be used for fishing.
    • 1993, Dana Stabenow, Dead in the Water, →ISBN, page 77:
      Even if it could be salvaged, it would have to almost entirely be remade before it was fishable again.

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