1. fishing pole a rod of wood or steel or fiberglass that is used in fishing to extend the fishing line
  2. weeping spruce medium-sized spruce of California and Oregon having pendulous branches
  3. washing powder soap in powdered form mixed with alkaline builders
  4. dashing hopes an act (or failure to act) that disappoints someone
  5. washing soda a sodium salt of carbonic acid
  6. explicit precisely and clearly expressed or readily observable
  7. washing-up the washing of dishes etc after a meal
  8. Jean Sibelius Finnish composer (1865-1957)
  9. building supply house a store where builders can purchase materials for building houses and related structures
  10. shingles eruptions along a nerve path often accompanied by severe neuralgia
  11. fishing tackle gear used in fishing
  12. fishing line a length of cord to which the leader and float and sinker and hook are attached
  13. fishing eagle of southeast Europe and central Asia
  14. wishing bone the furcula of a domestic fowl
  15. at any expense regardless of the cost involved
  16. wishing cap a magical cap that secures whatever one wishes for
  17. Auchincloss United States writer (born in 1917)
  18. fishing license a license authorizing the bearer to fish during a specified period of time
  19. fishing licence a license authorizing the bearer to fish during a specified period of time
  20. fishing vessel a vessel for fishing