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1. bony-plated

adjective. covered with bony plates.

Synonyms

  • armored

Antonyms

  • unequipped
  • scaleless

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Words that Rhyme with Bony Fish

  • mcnish
  • mclish
  • mcclish
  • ladish
  • demisch
  • commish
  • trish
  • swish
  • krisch
  • klish
  • frisch
  • blish
  • wisz
  • wish
  • wisch
  • tish
  • tisch
  • rish
  • risch
  • mish
  • misch
  • lish
  • kish
  • kisch
  • gish
  • fisch
  • dish
  • disch
  • bish
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Example sentences of the word bony-fish


1. Noun Phrase
About 2 percent of all bony fish species are hermaphrodites, having both male and female sex characteristics.

2. Noun Phrase
Dolphinfish are members of the class of bony fishes and dolphins belong to the class of mammals.

3. Noun Phrase
Instead, they are true bony fish belonging to the class Actinopterygii, or ray-finned fish.

2. fish

noun. ['ˈfɪʃ'] any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills.

Synonyms

  • Anabas testudineus
  • bottom-feeder
  • cartilaginous fish
  • caudal fin
  • chondrichthian
  • bottom-dweller
  • fishbone
  • climbing perch
  • shoal
  • milt
  • game fish
  • spawner
  • northern snakehead
  • tail fin
  • rough fish
  • roe
  • bony fish
  • young fish
  • fingerling
  • lateral line organ
  • sport fish
  • Pisces
  • mouthbreeder
  • school
  • lateral line
  • aquatic vertebrate
  • bottom lurkers
  • fish scale
  • fin
  • A. testudineus

Antonyms

  • homocercal fin
  • stay
  • effector
  • day school

Etymology

  • fiscian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. fish

noun. ['ˈfɪʃ'] the flesh of fish used as food.

Synonyms

  • salmon
  • gray mullet
  • eel
  • scrod
  • schrod
  • anchovy
  • hake
  • solid food
  • food
  • grey mullet
  • mullet
  • panfish
  • stockfish
  • smelt
  • rock salmon
  • trout
  • shad
  • alewife

Antonyms

  • achromatic color
  • achromatic
  • spiny-finned fish
  • cool

Etymology

  • fiscian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. bony

adjective. ['ˈboʊni'] very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold.

Synonyms

  • pinched
  • haggard
  • gaunt
  • skeletal
  • emaciated
  • cadaverous
  • thin
  • lean

Antonyms

  • low
  • unconstricted
  • rested
  • endomorphic

5. fish

verb. ['ˈfɪʃ'] seek indirectly.

Synonyms

  • angle
  • seek
  • search

Antonyms

  • walk
  • straight line
  • repel
  • get off

Etymology

  • fiscian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. fish

verb. ['ˈfɪʃ'] catch or try to catch fish or shellfish.

Synonyms

  • angle
  • crab
  • take hold of
  • rail
  • shrimp
  • scallop
  • shark
  • catch
  • grab
  • brail
  • net fish
  • scollop
  • trawl
  • prawn
  • seine

Antonyms

  • reentrant angle
  • oblique angle
  • straighten
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • fiscian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. Fish

noun. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • Pisces
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • adult
  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker

8. bony

adjective. ['ˈboʊni'] composed of or containing bone.

Synonyms

  • osseous

Antonyms

  • thick
  • wide

9. bony

adjective. ['ˈboʊni'] having bones especially many or prominent bones.

Synonyms

  • bonelike
  • bone
  • boney
  • strong-boned

Antonyms

  • valuable
  • found
  • hypertrophied
  • rich

10. Fish

noun. the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about February 19 to March 20.

Synonyms

  • Pisces

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder
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