Definition of Fishing pole

1. Noun. A rod of wood or steel or fiberglass that is used in fishing to extend the fishing line.

Exact synonyms: Fishing Rod
Group relationships: Fishing Gear, Fishing Rig, Fishing Tackle, Rig, Tackle
Specialized synonyms: Fly Rod, Spinning Rod
Terms within: Reel, Stock
Generic synonyms: Rod

Definition of Fishing pole

1. Noun. A pole used for fishing. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fishing Pole

fishing cats
fishing eagle
fishing expedition
fishing expeditions
fishing gear
fishing ground
fishing grounds
fishing hook
fishing hooks
fishing licence
fishing license
fishing line
fishing net
fishing owl
fishing permit
fishing pole (current term)
fishing poles
fishing rig
fishing rod
fishing rods
fishing season
fishing smack
fishing space
fishing spaces
fishing tackle
fishing vessel
fishing worm

Literary usage of Fishing pole

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Adventure Guide to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands by Peter Krahenbul (2003)
"With a fishing pole Both El Cajas and Podocarpus National Parks have numerous high-altitude lakes and streams. Bring along a pole; many of these offer ..."

2. Empirical Studies in School Reading with Special References to the by James Fleming Hosic (1921)
"P: You might have him carrying a fishing-pole over his shoulder. T: I saw several people shake their heads when you mentioned the fishing-pole. ..."

3. Trukese-English Dictionary =: Pwpwuken Tettenin Fóós, Chuuk-Ingenes by Ward Hunt Goodenough, Hiroshi Sugita (1980)
"catch (a fish) with a fishing pole. pole fishing ... fish with a pole and small hook and line, do pole fishing. pole vault ..."

4. School and Home Education by George Pliny Brown, William Chandler Bagley (1909)
""Wait until I get my fishing pole," answered Bunny Boy; when he went to get it, he found a pair of silver shoes but no fishing pole; he put them on and ran ..."

5. Westways: A Village Chronicle by Silas Weir Mitchell (1913)
"I bought a nice fishing-pole." Grey was much amused and agreeably instructed in regard to Mrs. Ann's sentiments, as he realized the simple fellow's mental ..."

6. Florida Trails as Seen from Jacksonville to Key West and from November to by Winthrop Packard (1910)
"Hundreds of square miles of wilderness and not a fishing pole fit to be cut in the whole of it; and this with rivers that teem with fish that easily put the ..."

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