Definition of silver salmon in English:

silver salmon


  • another term for coho
    • ‘They can also try fly tying classes, ice fishing for trout, arctic char and silver salmon in the comfort of a heated tent, and boat trips for admiring sea lions, dolphins and whales.’
    • ‘The site of one of Alaska's most isolated coastal fishing camps ‘is one of the world's best places to pursue ocean-fresh silver salmon.’’
    • ‘It is possible to catch late king salmon, chum salmon, sockeye salmon, early silver salmon, rainbow trout, dolly varden, grayling and arctic char.’
    • ‘I had spent my youth gaffing silver salmon at home in Donegal and was an expert.’
    • ‘The scientist watches as eagles dive into the river, emerging laboriously moments later with silver salmon firmly in their talons.’