Definition of artificial (lure or fly)
Artificial baits are products designed to specifically imitate the look, movement, and even the scent of live bait without the expense and difficulty of storing live bait. This can be in the form of baitfish, young predatory fish, amphibians, reptiles, insects, and worms.
Variations of the term artificial (lure or fly)
• hard baits
• soft baits
How to use artificial (lure or fly) in a sentence
I use artificial lures to avoid trying to keep live bait alive.