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synonyms for chumming

  • angle
  • bait
  • bob
  • cast
  • chum
  • extract
  • extricate
  • find
  • net
  • produce
  • seine
  • trawl
  • troll
  • bait the hook
  • cast one's hook
  • cast one's net
  • go fishing
  • haul out
  • pull out
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How to use chumming in a sentence

Thats what Ive been doing—for Ive been doing everything, and some of it is worth the telling, as youll hear if we get to chumming.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
Trees were among Muir's best friends, and he spent a large part of his life chumming with them.
THE ADVENTURES OF A GRAIN OF DUSTHALLAM HAWKSWORTH
I always said, the whole time we was chumming together, you was cut out for a society life if ever a girl was.
JUST AROUND THE CORNERFANNIE HURST
Thomas Mugridge was beside himself, a blithering imbecile, so pleased was he at chumming thus with the captain.
THE SEA-WOLFJACK LONDON
It is called "chumming," and causes an oily "slick" that spreads over the surface for a long distance.
BASS, PIKE, PERCH, AND OTHERSJAMES ALEXANDER HENSHALL
This custom of sharing chambers gave rise to the word 'chumming,' an abbreviation of 'chambering.'
A BOOK ABOUT LAWYERSJOHN CORDY JEAFFRESON
It is astonishing on how little two careful girls, chumming together, can live on tour.
THE SOCIALISTCYRIL ARTHUR EDWARD RANGER GULL
"Brownie and I were chumming up like anything," he said; then he pushed Susy aside and walked into the old lady's presence.
THE REBEL OF THE SCHOOLMRS. L. T. MEADE
The main unit, comprising the vessels equipped with the live-bait tanks, were to begin "chumming" at once within a given area.
EL DIABLOBRAYTON NORTON
Early next morning the newsboy went round the cars, and chumming on a more extended principle became the order of the hour.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITIONROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
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