bluegill

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bluegill important edible sunfish of eastern and central United States
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bluegill One of the largest of the sunfishes, Lepomis pallidus.
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Usage

In literature:

The bluegill was, in all cases, a minor constituent in the fish fauna.
"Fishes of Chautauqua, Cowley and Elk Counties, Kansas" by Artie L. Metcalf
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In poetry:

Nervously the trout (his stream-toned heart
locked in the lake, his poise and nerve disgraced)
above the stirring catfish, curves in bluegill dreams
and curves beyond the sudden thrust of bass.
"Underwater Autumn" by Richard F Hugo

In news:

Bluegill - 1, Steve Peterson.
Bobbers, floats, corks—whatever you call them—most of us associate them with summertime bluegill fishing with the kids in a local farm pond.
The outdoor shopping center announced that open fishing will be permitted in the west lake starting immediately to reduce the number of bass, bluegill and other freshwater fish.
Big bluegills are in the weeds, and crappies, plus lots of jumbo yellow perch and walleyes, all offer fast fishing —once you find them.
The outdoor shopping center announced that open fishing will be permitted in the west lake starting immediately to reduce the number of bass, bluegill and other freshwater fish .
We, as engineers, haven't created anything that swims nearly as well as a very basic fish ,'' said Drexel University's James Tangorra, who is working on a robotic bluegill.
Fins pick up intelligence while propelling a robot bluegill sunfish.
This grand time of year, the Nugent family is deep into flip-flop ping, as in the flip-flop ping of bluegill and crappie as we reel them in and filet them for the family dinner table.
Jim Sutton's fishing report: Bluegills hot in freshwater .
Live wrigglers, or nightcrawlers, are terrific baits for Florida bluegills and other panfish, especially in springtime.
He is shown here during a 1977 concert at the Mobile Civic Center in Mobile, Ala. Today is the anniversary of Elvis Presley's death and in honor of his memory the folks at the Bluegill Restaurant on the Causeway are giving away free gumbo .
View full size The Mobile Big Band Society performs every third Tuesday of the month at the Bluegill.
Rufus Williams fishes for catfish and bluegill Wednesday at the point where Third Creek empties into Fort Loudoun Lake.
One of Augusta's mysteriously fishless public fishing lakes on Gordon Highway should be more productive in the future, now that thousands of shellcracker, bluegill and catfish have been added.
Do you know a walleye from a bluegill.
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