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verb [intransitive] computing phish pronunciation in British English /fɪʃ/
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present tense
present participlephishing
past tensephished
past participlephished
  1. to trick someone into giving secret information about their bank account or credit card by sending them an email that looks as though it comes from their bank

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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