variants: or less commonly fly-fisherman \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗⸗⸗ \
plural fly-fishers also fly-fishermen

Definition of fly-fisher

: an angler who uses or prefers the technique of fly-fishing

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First Known Use of fly-fisher

1787, in the meaning defined above

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“Fly-fisher.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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