Definitions of Gaffing

  1. of Gaff

Usage examples for Gaffing

  1. " Gaffing of 'em," said Josh; but he pronounced it " gahfin' of 'em." – Menhardoc by George Manville Fenn
  2. I've seen many a fine salmon escape owing to careless gaffing. – Ungava by R.M. Ballantyne
  3. " We'll see," was the reply, and picking up his gaffing- hook, Vincente prodded here and there amid the kelp. – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  4. The process of being broken to discipline is undoubtedly gaffing to the instincts of free men, and it is beyond question that among a multitude of superiors, some will be found who are neither just nor considerate. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson