GANGE, verb. (transitive) To protect (the part of a fishing line next to a fishhook, or the hook itself) by winding it with wire.
GANGE, verb. (transitive) To attach (a fishhook) to a line or snell, as by knotting the line around the shank of the hook.
The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.