any of certain fishes that live at or near the bottom of a body of water, as certain of the cod and related species, the flatfishes, and catfishes.
to fish with a weighted line for fish that feed close to the bottom.
bottom feeder (defs 2–4). Historical Examples Red Palmer: A Practical Treatise on Fly Fishing James Tayler Andrew Lang’s Introduction to The Compleat Angler Andrew Lang
to fish with a weighted line for fish that feed close to the bottom. the activities of a bottom feeder. Historical Examples Lines in Pleasant Places William Senior noun investing in low-priced shares that show prospects of recovery or in shares that are low-priced because of a general market decline in the hope of making […]
low1 (def 45).
any grass that grows on bottoms or lowlands.