Synonyms for skipjack |

Synonyms and antonyms for skipjack

1. skipjack (n.)

medium-sized tuna-like food fish of warm Atlantic and Pacific waters; less valued than tuna


2. skipjack (n.)

able to right itself when on its back by flipping into the air with a clicking sound


3. skipjack (n.)

oceanic schooling tuna of considerable value in Pacific but less in Atlantic; reaches 75 pounds; very similar to if not the same as oceanic bonito