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fish·ing

 (fĭsh′ĭng)
n.
1. The act, occupation, or sport of catching fish.
2. A place for catching fish.
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fishing

(ˈfɪʃɪŋ)
n
1.
a. the occupation of catching fish
b. (as modifier): a fishing match.
2. (Angling) another word for piscary2
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fish•ing

(ˈfɪʃ ɪŋ)

n.
1. the technique, occupation, or diversion of catching fish.
2. a place for catching fish.
[1250–1300]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fishing - the act of someone who fishes as a diversion
field sport, outdoor sport - a sport that is played outdoors
angling - fishing with a hook and line (and usually a pole)
casting, cast - the act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel
bite - (angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait; "after fishing for an hour he still had not had a bite"
2.fishing - the occupation of catching fish for a living
business enterprise, commercial enterprise, business - the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects; "computers are now widely used in business"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

fishing

noun angling, trawling Despite the weather, the fishing has been good.
Related words
adjective piscatorial
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
Translations
rybařenírybolov
fiskerilystfiskeri
kalastusonginta
pecanjeribolov
漁業釣り魚釣り
낚시질어업
ribarjenje
fiskefritidsfiske
การตกปลา
câu cánghề đánh cá

fishing

[ˈfɪʃɪŋ]
A. Npesca f
to go on a fishing expeditionir de pesca
B. CPD fishing boat Nbarco m pesquero or de pesca
fishing fleet Nflota f pesquera
fishing grounds NPLcaladeros mpl, pesquerías fpl
fishing industry Nindustria f pesquera
fishing licence, fishing permit Nlicencia f de pesca
fishing line Nsedal m
fishing net Nred f de pesca
fishing port Npuerto m pesquero
fishing rod Ncaña f de pescar
fishing tackle Nequipo m de pesca
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

fishing

[ˈfɪʃɪŋ] n
(= business) → pêche f
(= hobby) → pêche f
My hobby is fishing → La pêche est mon passe-temps favori.fishing boat n (small)barque f de pêche; (bigger)bateau m de pêchefishing fleet nflottille f de pêchefishing grounds nplzone f de pêchefishing industry nindustrie f de la pêchefishing line nligne f de pêchefishing net n (on fishing boat)filet m de pêche; [angler, child] → épuisette ffishing permit npermis m de pêchefishing rod ncanne f à pêchefishing tackle nattirail m de pêchefishing village nvillage m de pêcheursfish knife [fish knives] (pl) ncouteau m à poissonfish market n (retail)marché m au poisson; (wholesale)criée f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

fishing

nFischen nt; (with rod) → Angeln nt; (as industry) → Fischerei f; fishing (is) prohibitedAngeln verboten!

fishing

:
fishing boat
nFischerboot nt
fishing fleet
fishing industry
nFischindustrie f
fishing line
nAngelschnur f
fishing net
nFischnetz nt
fishing pole
n (US) → Angelrute f
fishing port
fishing rod
nAngelrute f
fishing tackle
n (for sport) → Angelgeräte pl; (for industry) → Fischereigeräte pl
fishing village
nFischerdorf nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

fishing

[ˈfɪʃɪŋ] npesca
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

fishing

صَيْدُ السَّمَك, صيد بالصِنَّارَة rybaření, rybolov fiskeri, lystfiskeri Angeln, Fischen ψάρεμα pesca, pesca con caña kalastus, onginta pêche pecanje, ribolov pesca 漁業, 魚釣り 낚시질, 어업 hengelsport, vissen fiske, sportsfiske rybołówstwo, wędkarstwo pesca, pesca ao anzol рыболовство, ужение fiske, fritidsfiske การตกปลา balık avlamak, olta balıkçılığı câu cá, nghề đánh cá 垂钓, 捕鱼
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