Definition of black bass in English:

black bass


  • A North American freshwater fish of the sunfish family. It is a popular sporting and food fish.

    , → smallmouth
    , → largemouth
    , and → bigmouth
    • ‘Fish for rainbow, brook, and brown trout, and smallmouth bass.’
    • ‘If you'd rather be fishing, head to Little Seneca Lake in Black Hill Regional Park, just north of Germantown, where you might hook some largemouth bass, tiger musky, crappie, catfish, and several types of sunfish.’
    • ‘The twin lakes are stocked with channel catfish, blue catfish, bluegill sunfish and largemouth bass.’
    • ‘For example, brook trout were rarely collected in northeastern lakes with smallmouth bass.’
    • ‘Adult fish were reintroduced to Central Long in late May 1995 (9 smallmouth bass, 9 largemouth bass, and 155 yellow perch).’


black bass

/ˌblak ˈbas/