sport fish


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sport fish

n.
A fish prized for the sport involved in catching it.

game′ fish`


n.
a fish valued for the sport it gives the angler in its capture. Also called sport fish.
[1860–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sport fish - any fish providing sport for the anglersport fish - any fish providing sport for the angler
fish - any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills; "the shark is a large fish"; "in the living room there was a tank of colorful fish"
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March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Anglers, boaters and anyone interested in the health of sport fish are invited to observe the Tennessee Valley Authority's annual survey of sport fish populations in the Tennessee River and its tributary reservoirs this spring.