Definition of Fishing tackle
1. Noun. Gear used in fishing.
Member holonyms: Bob, Bobber, Bobfloat, Cork, Fishhook, Fishing Line, Fishing Pole, Fishing Rod, Gaff, Harpoon, Landing Net, Reel, Fishgig, Fizgig, Gig, Lance, Spear, Spinner
Generic synonyms: Appurtenance, Gear, Paraphernalia
Terms within: Gig
Lexicographical Neighbors of Fishing Tackle
Literary usage of Fishing tackle
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1921)
"fishing tackle AND KITS. By 'Dixie Carroll Author of "Lake and Stream Game Fishing" and "Goin' Fishin'." Essentially a practical book. ..."
2. Journal by Chartered Insurance Institute (1908)
"The fact that a fishing-tackle establishment may comprise so many different processes of ... And if that remark applies to the fishing- tackle division, ..."
3. Official Descriptive and Illustrated Catalogue by Robert Ellis, Great Britain Commissioners for the Exhibition of 1851, London Great exhibition of the works of industry of all nations, 1851 (1851)
"Complete set of highly-finished fishing tackle. 180 Antee ft AI.DRED, 120 Oxford Street— Manufacturers. ..."
4. The Gentleman's Magazine (1846)
"Mn. URBAN, THE Homeric fishing tackle, which has lately given rise to some criticism in the Gentleman's Magazine, has also occasionally engaged my attention ..."
5. The Harleian Miscellany; Or, A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and by William Oldys, John J. Malham (1810)
"That the fishing-trade may be vigorously prosecuted, all poor people set at work to make fishing-tackle, and be paid out of the money collected every year, ..."
6. Through Siberia, the Land of the Future by Fridtjof Nansen (1914)
"... A drunken prince : Honesty : A " convent " with monks and nuns : Yenisei fisheries: Fish, their migrations and growth : fishing tackle and the condition ..."
7. The Journal of Philology by William George Clark, William Aldis Wright, Ingram Bywater, John Eyton Bickersteth Mayor, Henry Jackson (1891)
"ON HOMERIC FISHING-TACKLE. THE principal passages in the Homeric poems in which fishing with hook and line is mentioned are the following : / 1 \ t ft j ..."