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General dictionaries General (16 matching dictionaries)
  1. fishing expedition: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. fishing expedition: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. fishing expedition: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. fishing expedition: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. fishing expedition: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. fishing expedition: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. fishing expedition: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. fishing expedition: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. fishing expedition: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  10. fishing expedition: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  11. Fishing expedition: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  12. fishing expedition: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  13. fishing expedition: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  14. fishing expedition: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. fishing expedition: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  2. fishing expedition: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  3. Fishing expedition: bizterms.net [home, info]
  4. fishing expedition: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. fishing expedition: Idioms [home, info]


Quick definitions from Wiktionary (fishing expedition)

noun:  (idiomatic, law, informal, derogatory) A search for information, especially incriminating information, that is conducted without specific direction or goal, in the hope that something may turn up.
noun:  Used other than figuratively or idiomatically: see fishing,‎ expedition. (an outing for catching fish)

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