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1. crawfish

noun. ['ˈkrɔˌfɪʃ'] large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters.

Synonyms

  • langouste
  • genus Palinurus
  • Palinurus
  • rock lobster
  • sea crawfish
  • lobster
  • crayfish

Antonyms

  • push
  • progress
  • gain
  • stay

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Rhymes with Crawfish

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

How do you pronounce crawfish?

Pronounce crawfish as ˈkrɔˌfɪʃ.

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Sentences with crawfish


1. Noun, singular or mass
Transfer the crawfish from the cooler into a shallow container and cover it with damp newspaper.

2. Adjective
The longer the crawfish stay in the pot, the more spicy they will taste.

2. crawfish

noun. ['ˈkrɔˌfɪʃ'] small freshwater decapod crustacean that resembles a lobster.

Synonyms

  • decapod
  • crawdaddy
  • Astacidae
  • Astacura
  • crawdad
  • ecrevisse
  • American crayfish
  • decapod crustacean
  • family Astacidae
  • crayfish

Antonyms

  • hire
  • get up
  • turn out
  • continue

3. crawfish

noun. ['ˈkrɔˌfɪʃ'] tiny lobster-like crustaceans usually boiled briefly.

Synonyms

  • shellfish
  • ecrevisse
  • crawdad
  • American crayfish
  • crayfish

Antonyms

  • issue
  • pack
  • dock
  • burden

4. crawfish

verb. ['ˈkrɔˌfɪʃ'] make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity.

Synonyms

  • pull back
  • back out
  • crawfish out
  • draw back
  • recede
  • retire
  • pull away
  • move back
  • retreat
  • withdraw
  • pull in one's horns

Antonyms

  • saddle
  • charge
  • lodge
  • fuse
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