fishing

(redirected from Sport fishermen)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

fishing

speculative. In referring to interrogatories in England, or diligence in Scotland, it means that the purpose of obtaining the powers to inquire or search is not known; rather it is hoped that once granted something will turn up. Courts generally do not grant such orders.
References in periodicals archive ?
The powerful game fish, which can weigh more than 100 kilograms (220 pounds), is mainly found in the waters of the Atlantic Ocean, a prized catch among avid sport fishermen.
not for experienced sport fishermen only," said Robert Woodfield part of the organising team.
At once hilarious and moving, [i]Erased[/i] is the story of a sonas sustained love for an unreliable parent in an increasingly bizarre world of lady bikers, brawling philanthropists, and sport fishermen.
Much of Baja California is sparsely populated desert and mountains that are popular with nature lovers, surfers, sport fishermen and retirees.
Today sport fishermen are among the few who appreciate mackerel, especially for its remarkable willingness to snap at their hooks--with or without lures attached.
Furthermore, non-Native commercial and sport fishermen reacted violently to what they saw as "special rights" given to Natives, leading to confrontations on the water and in the towns and villages where both groups lived and interacted socially.
The abundance of marine mammals and sport fishermen makes Santa Monica Bay an excellent area to further investigate marine mammal-sport fishery interactions, to compare results with previous findings, and to provide information for future conservation and management decisions linked with the creation of a Marine Protected Area in Santa Monica Bay.
Featuring detailed information on public-use cabins, lighthouses, hot springs, ghost towns, and marine parks, as well as descriptions of over 85 navigable rivers, 100 parks, a wide assortment of refuges and monuments, and much more, The Alaska Wilderness Guide is ideal for hikers, outdoorsmen, skiers, sport fishermen, kayakers, bird and wildlife enthusiasts, and just about anyone eager to see Alaska's natural wonders for themselves.
For their part, some sport fishermen like Bernardo Gutierrez of Zihuatanejo say they want to popularize the "catch and release" practice in their industry so species such as sailfish or marlin may live to fight another day.
But it's incredible--you can see half a dozen marlin at one time--and sport fishermen love the challenge of the place.
Pacifico is a pale gold, full-flavored lager, the top-selling beer in Mexico, and has grown in the US based on a surge of popularity with vacationers, especially surfers and sport fishermen who have visited Mexico's west coast.
This is the province of yachtsmen, sport fishermen - and visitors who appreciate an unspoiled coastal world and sweeping views.