fishing rod


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fishing rod

n.
A rod of wood, steel, or fiberglass used with a line for catching fish. Also called fishing pole.

fishing rod

n
(Angling) a long tapered flexible pole, often in jointed sections, for use with a fishing line and, usually, a reel

fish′ing rod`


n.
a long slender flexible rod for use with a reel and line in catching fish. Compare fly rod.
[1545–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fishing rod - a rod of wood or steel or fiberglass that is used in fishing to extend the fishing linefishing rod - a rod of wood or steel or fiberglass that is used in fishing to extend the fishing line
fishing gear, fishing rig, fishing tackle, tackle, rig - gear used in fishing
fly rod - a long flexible fishing rod used in fly fishing
reel - winder consisting of a revolving spool with a handle; attached to a fishing rod
rod - a long thin implement made of metal or wood
spinning rod - a fishing rod designed for casting a spinning lure
stock - the handle end of some implements or tools; "he grabbed the cue by the stock"
Translations
canya de pescar
rybářský prut
fiskestang
caña de pescarcaña de pesca
onkivapavapa
štap za pecanje
veiðistöng
釣り竿釣竿
낚싯대
meškerė
fiskespömetspö
คันเบ็ด
cần câu cá

fishing rod

ncanna da pesca

fishing rod

قَصَبَةُ صَيْد rybářský prut fiskestang Angelrute καλάμι ψαρέματος caña de pescar onkivapa canne à pêche štap za pecanje canna da pesca 釣竿 낚싯대 hengel fiskestang wędka cana de pesca, vara de pesca удилище metspö คันเบ็ด olta cần câu cá 钓杆
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