Dry Fly

Definition of dry fly

A dry fly is an artificial lure used with a fly rod setup to mimic aquatic insects found on top of the water that fish might be feeding for.

Variations of the term dry fly

• Dry
• Name of the bug it is mimicking (Caddisfly, Mayfly, Green Drake, etc.)

How to use dry fly in a sentence

The Caddis hatch was so incredible, I couldn’t keep them off my dry fly.

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