Definitions starting with F

ID #3709

fishining, fishning

/fishnin/ [Atlantic; US dial. idem ADD; Cr. stem based on English present participle fishing + -ing] verbal fishing: 1918 Goat went fishinin' (Parsons 104). 1936 We didn' feel like fishnin' no mo nohow (Dupuch 25). (Black)

Tags: fish, verbal

Related entries:

Last update: 2010-11-29 02:13
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

Digg it! Share on Facebook Print this record Send definition to a friend Show this as PDF file
Please rate this definition:

Average rating: 0 (0 Votes)

completely useless 1 2 3 4 5 most valuable

You can comment on this entry. We are especially interested in where you may have heard this word and who you may have heard use this term or specific usage of this word.

Please give example sentences.


Start comment!