Synonyms

1. crayfish

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

Synonyms

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

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Rhymes with Crayfish

  • blowfish
  • hagfish
  • raffish
  • selfish
  • tunafish

How do you pronounce crayfish?

Pronounce crayfish as ˈkreɪfɪʃ.

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Sentences with crayfish


1. Adjective
Lobster-like crayfish reach several inches in length and eat green vegetation while feeding above ground at night.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Breed your crayfish to keep a population going, as they only live for two or three years.

2. crayfish

noun. ['ˈkreɪfɪʃ'] warm-water lobsters without claws; those from Australia and South Africa usually marketed as frozen tails; caught also in Florida and California.

Synonyms

  • langouste
  • shellfish
  • rock lobster
  • sea crawfish
  • crawfish

3. crayfish

noun. ['ˈkreɪfɪʃ'] 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
  • crawfish

4. crayfish

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

Synonyms

  • shellfish
  • ecrevisse
  • crawdad
  • American crayfish
  • crawfish
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