The Collaborative International Dictionary
Fishgig \Fish"gig`\, n.
A spear with barbed prongs used for harpooning fish.
n. A spear with a barb on the end of it, used for catching fish.
Usage examples of "fishgig".
Chips and the bosun stealing away without a sound: they and their party mean to lay out the work early and start the tar-kettle a-going well in advance, and Joe Gower is taking his fishgig in the hope of some of those well-tasting stingrays that lie in the shallows by night.