yesterfang

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From yester- +‎ fang (catch).

Noun[edit]

yesterfang (uncountable)

  1. (rare, obsolete) That which was captured or caught on the previous day or former occasion; a previous day's catch.
    • Holinshed
      Although milians and infinite numbers of them [fish] be taken, yet on the next [day] their losse will be so supplied with new store that nothing shall be missing of the yesterfang.

References[edit]

  • yesterfang in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911