Put in ground-bait, over-night if possible, and lose no time when fishing.
No, I shall not, unless it turns out that you're ground-bait for the police.
ground-bait may catch no fish; but it answers its purpose if it brings them near the bait and the hook.
Throw in your ground-bait, and before long you are very likely to get some bites.
Having thrown in all the ground-bait he had got, he baited his hook with the full expectation of catching a basket-full.
We've stirred up a quiet swim, wasted a lot of ground-bait, lost several fish, and—now where are we?
The sea-eels are caught with rod and line, or by lines and ground-bait, but their instinct is such that they often escape.
The punt leaked at the end depressed by the Colonel and the ground-bait had been left behind.
ground-bait, consisting chiefly of meal and clay, is largely used, but a place is rarely baited beforehand.