Phrasal Verb 'Fish'

We have 3 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Fish'.

Fish for

Meaning: Try to get some information or to get someone to say something

Example: He's always FISHING FOR compliments.

Fish out

Meaning: Remove something from a bag, pocket, etc

Example: She reached into her handbag and FISHED some coins OUT.

Fish out

Meaning: Remove from water, such as the sea, rivers, etc

Example: It's fallen in the pool- I'll have to FISH it OUT.