fisherman's lure


fisherman's lure
noun
(angling) any bright artificial bait consisting of plastic or metal mounted with hooks and trimmed with feathers
Syn: ↑fish lure
Topics: ↑angling
Hypernyms: ↑bait, ↑decoy, ↑lure
Hyponyms: ↑fly, ↑jig, ↑spinner, ↑troll

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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