1. The act, practice, or art
of one who
2. A fishery.
Pertaining to fishing; used in fishery; engaged in fishing; as, fishing
village. Fishing fly, an artificial fly
for fishing. Fishing line, a line
used in catching fish. Fishing net, a net
of different kinds for catching fish; including the bag
net, seine, shrimping net, trawl, etc. Fishing rod, a long slender
rod, to which is attached the line
for angling. Fishing smack, a sloop or another little vessel
used in sea
fishing. Fishing tackle, apparatus
used in fishing, as hook, line, rod, etc. Fishing pipe, a glass pipe
for selecting a microscopic object
in a fluid.
Origin: From Fishing.
Source: Websters Vocabulary