Fishing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Fishing

present participle of fish | (uncountable) The act of catching fish. | (uncountable, informal) The act of catching other forms of seafood, separately or together with fish.

Short Example Sentences for Fishing

  • 1. The fishing was excellent. 🔊
  • 2. The nets are drawn, the fishing ended for the day. 🔊
  • 3. Baryu cannot go to the fishing to-day.... 🔊
  • 4. The fishing population of Nippon is a rough lot. 🔊
  • 5. They weren't fishing excursions at all. 🔊
  • 6. The finding of such was about as easy as the fishing for black pearls. 🔊
  • 7. Henry was on board, returning from one of his fishing excursions. 🔊
  • 8. He told the children to lay off that day and go fishing and berrying. 🔊
  • 9. On the left, the beach is animated with many figures and fishing boats. 🔊
  • 10. The evening before a man called Edric was fishing in the river. 🔊
  • 11. From the ford up to the lake the best fishing in Erinn is found there by all. 🔊
  • 12. The false back, with its little collection of fishing flies, rolled slowly up. 🔊
  • 13. Was she counseling moderation in Vienna, or fishing in troubled waters? 🔊
  • 14. Sir Henry Cranton's fishing excursions are myths. 🔊
  • 15. I've been fishing with royalty and chatting with the nobility. 🔊
  • 16. You didn't dare go fishing if you had mislaid your worm card. 🔊

How to use Fishing in Sentences?

  • 1. There stood my rifle in one corner of the room, and my fishing rods in the other. 🔊
  • 2. He was just back from a long cruise to the westward, fishing beche-de-mer and sandalwood trading. 🔊
  • 3. Men go fishing there in little boats, and may land from time to time without causing suspicion. 🔊
  • 4. A fishing excursion, last Saturday afternoon, eight or ten miles out in the harbor. 🔊
  • 5. Fortunately the owner of the mansion and his wife had gone out fishing in a canoe, and taken the child with them. 🔊
  • 6. Then both the boys sat down on the ground, and to work they went with a fishing line and one of the empty pails. 🔊
  • 7. Each boy had a fishing pole over his shoulder, and in his hand was a small tin pail in which he had carried bait. 🔊
  • 8. His experience in the fishing boats was useful to him now, and he was soon able to do his work as an able-bodied seaman. 🔊
  • 9. We invariably hid our big cumbrous fishing nets beneath them, and the stones were just as invariably true to their trust. 🔊
  • 10. I claim to have discovered these choice fishing places some seasons since, and have kept them for my own private use and amusement. 🔊
  • 11. Some half a dozen miles from the village was a fine trout stream, to which my wife and myself used occasionally to go on a fishing excursion. 🔊
  • 12. He is simply transferred from his fishing boat on to one of a little fleet of so-called mine sweepers, from which he conducts his operations. 🔊
  • 13. And the fishing by day is called by the general name of barbing, because the spears, too, are barbed at the point. 🔊
  • 14. We are across the desert, and camped for a few days' fishing on a shady, bowery little stream. 🔊
  • 15. On the left are several tall trees, beneath which are cows and sheep; and far in the distance some men are fishing from the bank. 🔊
  • 16. Any trout fishing up in your brooks about the first of May?" he asked covertly. 🔊
  • 17. Our sport was indifferent; the fish did not bite freely; and we had frequently changed our fishing ground without bettering our luck. 🔊
  • 18. I must leave you now, because I am going fishing to-night with some of the other coons that live near me. 🔊
  • 19. He blessed Drobhais, however, on account of the kindness which the little boys who were fishing there did to him. 🔊