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1. angelfish

noun. ['ˈeɪndʒəlˌfɪʃ'] sharks with broad flat bodies and winglike pectoral fins but that swim the way sharks do.

Synonyms

  • Squatina squatina
  • monkfish
  • shark
  • angel shark
  • Squatina

Etymology

  • angel (English)
  • angel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fish (English)
  • fiscian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Angelfish

  • bottomfish
  • catfish
  • crawfish
  • cuttlefish
  • dealfish
  • dogfish
  • goldfish
  • goosefish
  • guardfish
  • jellyfish
  • jewfish
  • pipefish
  • redfish
  • sailfish
  • shellfish
  • starfish
  • sunfish
  • swordfish
  • whitefish
  • whitefish

Example sentences of the word angelfish


1. Noun, singular or mass
You can put a discus fish in with an angelfish but use caution.

2. Adjective
Concentrate the live plants in your angelfish tank around the back and sides of the tank.

3. Noun, plural
The larger your aquarium, the less likely dwarf angelfish are to cause trouble.

2. angelfish

noun. ['ˈeɪndʒəlˌfɪʃ'] a butterfly fish of the genus Pomacanthus.

Synonyms

  • genus Pomacanthus
  • butterfly fish

Etymology

  • angel (English)
  • angel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fish (English)
  • fiscian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. angelfish

noun. ['ˈeɪndʒəlˌfɪʃ'] deep-bodied disk-shaped food fish of warmer western Atlantic coastal waters.

Synonyms

  • spadefish
  • percoidean
  • percoid fish
  • genus Chaetodipterus
  • Chaetodipterus
  • Chaetodipterus faber

Etymology

  • angel (English)
  • angel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fish (English)
  • fiscian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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