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noun as in hunting

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We can see that beauty is more than skin-deep through clever angling or even using a well-placed strobe.

Within decades of being accidentally introduced to some of the Great Lakes in 1919, the Atlantic and Mediterranean migrant was destroying commercial angling of trout and walleye in the region.

However, it is widely known and accepted that no angling, including catch-and-release, ever presents zero risk of fish mortality.

The best cheap ergonomic mouse will typically provide users with a horizontal design that allows the fingers and hand to fall naturally over the top of the mouse with limited arching or angling of the wrist.

Both Amazon and Roku have built businesses selling ads in the third-party apps on their platforms and have become more aggressive in angling for access to inventory.

From Digiday

The, um, pie was expanding to be sure, but there were a lot more people angling to get a slice of it.

He flouted so many conventions of what the West regards as good taste that he seemed to be angling for a role as Dr. Evil.

The possibilities for commercial success would even have Rita Repulsa angling for a stake in the profits.

But who can possibly remember that when you are now standing at the edge of what we now know you were angling toward all season!

House Republicans angling to get big spending and tax cuts out of a new round of negotiations.

The Minnow bites freely in fine weather, and you may take almost as many as you please by angling for them.

"We have seen a great deal of her of late years," Mrs. Harrowby continued, angling dexterously.

I beg to offer a few observations to strangers in reference to Barnard Castle as an angling station.

Your sport in angling, whether top or bottom, materially depends upon the state of the atmosphere.

"Some difference between the Fisheries Bureau and angling for sport," the agent warned him.


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On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to angling, such as: fishery, fishing, shooting, coursing, falconry, and fowling.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.