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fish

Fish definition, fish meaning

Noun

Singular
fish

Plural
fish or fishes or fishies

fish (plural fish or fishes or fishies)

  1. (countable) A cold-blooded vertebrate animal that lives in water, moving with the help of fins and breathing with gills.
    • We have many fish in our aquarium.
  2. (possibly archaic) as above but including all vertebrates that cannot leave water.
  3. Plural form of fish.
  4. (countable) A type of fish.
    • Salmon is a fish.
    • God created all the fishes of the world.
  5. (uncountable) The flesh of the fish used as food.
    • The seafood pasta had lots of fish but not enough pasta.
  6. (countable) A period of time spent fishing.
    • The fish at the lake didn"t prove successful.
  7. (countable) An instance of fishing around.
    • Merely two fishes for information told the whole story.
  8. (uncountable) A card game in which the object is to obtain pairs of cards.
  9. (uncountable, derogatory slang) Women.
  10. (slang) An easy victim for swindling.

4 letters in word "fish": F H I S.

No anagrams for fish found in this word list.

Words found within fish:

hi his if ifs is ish sh si

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