Sportfishing

Definition of sportfishing:

Fishing for pleasure or recreation. Sportfishing is the opposite of commercial fishing and also includes tournaments.

Sportfish are those typically caught by recreational anglers. Bass is a prime example.

Variations of the term sportfishing:

• Sportfish
• Recreational fishing

How to use sportfishing in a sentence:

The waters were open to sportfishing, but closed to commercial fishing.