spin fishing


Definition of spin fishing

Examples of spin fishing in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Fly tackle is ideal but spin fishing works and may be the choice for shore fishing. Bill May, baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll, 1 May 2021 Fly-fishing is only a fraction as popular as spin fishing, its more accessible cousin. Darrell Hartman, WSJ, 6 Oct. 2020 Growing up tough in St. Paul, Bob drifted far afield as a youth, first by dabbling in spin fishing, then by getting hooked on the hard stuff, bobbers. Star Tribune, 30 July 2020 According to Nguyen-Chung, fly-fishing takes longer to learn because there is more to it than spin fishing, so this summer could be prime time to pick up a new skill. Washington Post, 7 July 2020

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First Known Use of spin fishing

1950, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of spin fishing was in 1950

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“Spin fishing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spin%20fishing. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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