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Synonyms for crawdad

tiny lobster-like crustaceans usually boiled briefly

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Tubes and jigs in brown, brown-purple, and crawdad patterns work well because the crawfish population is so strong.
With a crawdad in hand, claws contained, begin by asking the reluctant child what she notices about the creature.
Spinners imitate smaller fish, the versatile soft plastic worm imitates all kinds of species and can be fished in so many different ways, and there are as many artificial lures--frogs, crawdads, rooster tails, spoons, rattletraps, you name it--as you want to buy.
Go easy on those boiled crawdads and soft-shelled crabs, though, my friend.
On the eve of the wedding, the groom's parents hosted a rehearsal dinner at Crawdads.
He tromped through cactus, cow piles and cowering mesquite trees with his boy scout troop - the Badger Patrol - building brick and tin huts, practicing first aid on a beloved mutt named Tramp, and one November night, fishing near-naked for crawdads in a frigid creek.
He read aloud the beginning of the Wikipedia entry for crawfish: "Crayfish, crawfish, or crawdads members of the superfamilies Astacoidea and Parastacoidea are freshwater crustaceans resembling small lobsters, to which they are related.
You can stare that little plastic bubble into the water with every bit of concentration you have, but until you start fiddling with the crawdads at your feet, or picking a fight with your sister, the darned thing just won't budge.
Last month the Rangers extended their Player Development Contracts with the Double A Frisco RoughRiders of the Texas League for four years through the 2014 season and with the Low A Hickory Crawdads of the South Atlantic League and the Short Season A Spokane Indians of the Northwest League for two years each through 2012.
Among other numbers he gave were the fact that 8,000 pounds of alligator and between 12,000 and 14,000 pounds of crawdads were sold.
crab legs, crawdads, gumbu & jumbalaya finger licking began
You can meander by the waterfall and along the cascading stream's edge that leads down to the three reflecting pools filled with fish, turtles, crawdads, ducks, geese, an occasional night heron, blue egrets and owls and hawks.
They don't hunt bugs or crawdads, spot animal tracks in the forest and try to figure out who made them, or turn their heads at the song of a redwinged blackbird.
In a location with crawdads, it may be easy to catch hundreds of "baby lobsters" at a time.