Recent Examples of creel from the Web
To see how each statewide lake fared on opening day, go to http://wdfw.wa.gov/fishing/creel/lowland/. Fair for large-sized trout in Rufus Woods Reservoir.
A celebrated New York store advertises a pocket-sized insecticide dispenser, which can be tucked into the purse or into a beach bag, golf bag, or fishing creel.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'creel.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of creel
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
First Known Use of creel
CREEL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of creel for English Language Learners
: a basket that is used for carrying fish that have just been caught
CREEL Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up creel? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).