Definition of mending

Mending is used to control the line to get a better presentation while stream or river fishing. Most of the time, anglers mend line when a float or bobber is used in moving water. This keeps the line from getting ahead of the float and causing an unnatural presentation.

Variations of the term mending

• Line control

How to use mending in a sentence

The water was moving so fast that he had to mend several different times during his drift today.

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