fisherman's lure

Definitions of fisherman's lure
  1. noun
    (angling) any bright artificial bait consisting of plastic or metal mounted with hooks and trimmed with feathers
    synonyms: fish lure
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    fly
    fisherman's lure consisting of a fishhook decorated to look like an insect
    jig
    a fisherman's lure with one or more hooks that is jerked up and down in the water
    spinner
    fisherman's lure; revolves when drawn through the water
    troll
    a fisherman's lure that is used in trolling
    dry fly
    a fly (fisherman's lure) that skims the surface of the water
    streamer fly
    an artificial fly that has wings extending back beyond the crook of the fishhook
    wet fly
    fisherman's fly that floats under the surface of the water
    type of:
    bait, decoy, lure
    something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed
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