Definition of Fishing rig

1. Noun. Gear used in fishing.

Lexicographical Neighbors of Fishing Rig

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
fishing poles
fishing rig (current term)
fishing rod
fishing rods
fishing season
fishing smack
fishing space
fishing spaces
fishing tackle
fishing vessel
fishing worm

Literary usage of Fishing rig

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

1. Windows for Sermons: A Study of the Art of Sermonic Illustration, Together by Louis Albert Banks (1902)
"He was rich, and so he got up the most remarkable fishing-rig that had ever gone into those woods. Such a fishing-suit the natives never had seen. ..."

2. Sessional Papers by Canada Parliament (1895)
"I caught about $-iOO worth offish in 1892, and I got 3£ cents a pound, but with the same fishing rig I got much less in 1893. ..."

3. The Call of the Surf by Van Campen Heilner, Frank Stick (1920)
"With the regular fishing rig and baited hook a cast of half this distance is more than sufficient, and farther by several feet than the average surf man ..."

4. Be a Good Boy: Good-bye, and Other Back Home Poems by John Lincoln Shroy (1906)
"... Tells us that spring has come;— It seems to me that I must dig Some worms without delay, And with old clothes and fishing rig, Go down to old Pequea. ..."

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