1. fly-fishing

noun. angling with an artificial fly as a lure.

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Rhymes with Fishing Expedition

  • predisposition
  • misrecognition
  • juxtaposition
  • retransmission
  • presupposition
  • decomposition
  • statistician
  • reimposition
  • redeposition
  • redefinition
  • precondition
  • pediatrician
  • obstetrician
  • mathematician
  • malnutrition
  • geriatrician
  • fondkommission
  • extradition
  • transmission
  • superstition
  • requisition
  • recondition
  • recognition
  • proposition
  • premonition
  • preignition
  • inquisition
  • exposition
  • electrician
  • disposition

2. expedition

noun. ['ˌɛkspəˈdɪʃən'] a military campaign designed to achieve a specific objective in a foreign country.

Synonyms

  • military campaign
  • hostile expedition
  • campaign
  • Crusade

Etymology

  • expeditio (Latin)

3. expedition

noun. ['ˌɛkspəˈdɪʃən'] an organized group of people undertaking a journey for a particular purpose.

Synonyms

  • working party

Etymology

  • expeditio (Latin)

4. expedition

noun. ['ˌɛkspəˈdɪʃən'] a journey organized for a particular purpose.

Synonyms

  • journeying
  • safari
  • scouting trip
  • exploration
  • campaign
  • hunting expedition
  • geographic expedition

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • make peace
  • refrain
  • unskillfulness

Etymology

  • expeditio (Latin)

5. expedition

noun. ['ˌɛkspəˈdɪʃən'] a journey taken for pleasure.

Synonyms

  • journeying
  • airing
  • sashay
  • field trip
  • excursion
  • outing
  • jaunt
  • pleasure trip
  • junket

Etymology

  • expeditio (Latin)

6. expedition

noun. ['ˌɛkspəˈdɪʃən'] the property of being prompt and efficient.

Synonyms

  • despatch
  • rapidity
  • speediness
  • dispatch
  • expeditiousness
  • quickness
  • rapidness

Etymology

  • expeditio (Latin)

7. fishing

noun. ['ˈfɪʃɪŋ'] the act of someone who fishes as a diversion.

Synonyms

  • casting
  • sportfishing
  • cast
  • field sport
  • outdoor sport

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • inactivity

8. fishing

noun. ['ˈfɪʃɪŋ'] the occupation of catching fish for a living.

Synonyms

  • commercial enterprise
  • business

Sentences with fishing-expedition


1. Noun Phrase
Ponds are numbered on the map, making it a bit easier to plan a fishing expedition to a specific spot.

2. Noun Phrase
Their charter fishing excursion vacation package includes a two-night stay, a charter fishing expedition and lunch at a local seafood restaurant.

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