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Synonyms for snag

Synonyms for snag

a tricky or unsuspected condition

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Synonyms for snag

a dead tree that is still standing, usually in an undisturbed forest

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an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart

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an unforeseen obstacle

catch on a snag

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get by acting quickly and smartly

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hew jaggedly

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In snaggy conditions they use "slinky" weights, and peg foam floats or use Whisker Seeker catfish lures to run cutbaits above bottom.
They want anglers to be in control of their fishing tackle at all times and avoid fish taking a bait, dashing into weeds or snaggy cover where the line might break, while the angler is asleep on the bank.
It was landed from a narrow, snaggy area with only a modicum of help at the netting stage from his dad Andy Barker.
Slightly-built Adam held on to a powerful 261b 11oz mirror carp and took only five minutes to steer it from a snaggy swim to his landing net.
It was snaggy, so I took a 4-foot section of Trilene XT 10-pound line and tied it behind a bottom bouncer with a snelled Daiichi Octopus hook.
From jetty perimeters, to limestone outcroppings, to the underside of piers, football heads allow for more targeted casting and controlled movement in snaggy habitat.
Some of the best fishing - and the winning catch - came from the snaggy shoreline alongside Seacombe Ferry, a spot that has been producing large cod for a number of weeks.
I used a baitcasting reel spooled with increasingly larger tests of braided line to throw crankbaits into snaggy areas.
But if the grass is thick and snaggy, I think "weedless," and there's nothing better than a thick-bodied, soft-plastic such as the D.
It's balsa and it pops up quick out of snaggy spots.
Noisy topwater plugs are a good choice for both trout and reds, but snaggy floating grass can be an issue.