fished out


fished out
depleted of fish

the grayling here have hardly been fished out


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • fish out — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms fish out : present tense I/you/we/they fish out he/she/it fishes out present participle fishing out past tense fished out past participle fished out 1) to pull someone or something out of the water A tourist… …   English dictionary

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  • fish something out (of something) — ˌfish sth/sbˈout (of sth) derived to take or pull sth/sb out of a place • She fished a piece of paper out of the pile on her desk. • They fished a dead body out of the river. Main entry: ↑fishderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish somebody out (of something) — ˌfish sth/sbˈout (of sth) derived to take or pull sth/sb out of a place • She fished a piece of paper out of the pile on her desk. • They fished a dead body out of the river. Main entry: ↑fishderived …   Useful english dictionary

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