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The ship was not permitted to fish in Canadian waters.
The boys were fishing for trout.
Les goes fishing almost every weekend.
Stephen was fishing, but I didn't tell him anything.
'Having trouble?' he asked casually, fishing for information.
When I said I was overweight, I wasn't fishing for compliments.
This is the British English definition of fish. View American English definition of fish.
happy and positive because you are confident that you will get what you want
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