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1. 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))

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Words that Rhyme with Fish Fry

  • adl-tabatabai
  • dwi
  • oversupply
  • standby
  • semidry
  • resupply
  • private-eye
  • misapply
  • isty
  • drip-dry
  • cspi
  • whereby
  • underly
  • underlie
  • overfly
  • mistry
  • mcfly
  • lxi
  • drive-by
  • comply
  • versailles
  • thereby
  • switaj
  • supply
  • sundai
  • sri
  • shanghai
  • sci
  • retry
  • reply

Example sentences of the word fish-fry


1. Noun Phrase
The restaurant is locally famous for its Friday-night fish fry.

2. 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))

3. fish

verb. ['ˈfɪʃ'] seek indirectly.

Synonyms

  • angle
  • seek
  • search

Antonyms

  • walk
  • straight line
  • repel
  • get off

Etymology

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

4. 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))

5. 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

6. fry

verb. ['ˈfraɪ'] be excessively hot.

Synonyms

  • hot up
  • heat up

Antonyms

  • unlimited
  • unpardonable
  • majority

Etymology

  • frire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • frigere (Latin)
  • fry (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • frjó (Old Norse)

7. fry

verb. ['ˈfraɪ'] cook on a hot surface using fat.

Synonyms

  • cook
  • griddle
  • pan-fry
  • french-fry
  • saute
  • deep-fry
  • frizzle
  • stir fry

Antonyms

  • major
  • ancestor
  • wise
  • serious

Etymology

  • frire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • frigere (Latin)
  • fry (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • frjó (Old Norse)

8. fry

verb. ['ˈfraɪ'] kill by electrocution, as in the electric chair.

Synonyms

  • electrocute

Antonyms

  • dignified
  • mature

Etymology

  • frire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • frigere (Latin)
  • fry (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • frjó (Old Norse)

9. fry

noun. ['ˈfraɪ'] a young person of either sex.

Synonyms

  • piccaninny
  • sprog
  • juvenile person
  • preschooler
  • kiddy
  • nestling
  • changeling
  • bairn
  • poster child
  • kindergartener
  • monkey
  • kid
  • scallywag
  • orphan
  • urchin
  • child prodigy
  • tyke
  • picaninny
  • bambino
  • waif
  • kindergartner
  • small fry
  • foster child
  • tiddler
  • tike
  • rascal
  • pickaninny
  • peanut
  • child's body
  • child
  • silly
  • infant prodigy
  • juvenile
  • street child
  • minor
  • shaver
  • fosterling
  • wonder child
  • rapscallion
  • youngster
  • nipper
  • scamp
  • toddler
  • tot
  • buster
  • foster-child
  • scalawag
  • yearling

Antonyms

  • idle
  • male offspring
  • female offspring
  • parent

Etymology

  • frire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • frigere (Latin)
  • fry (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • frjó (Old Norse)

10. Fry

noun. English painter and art critic (1866-1934).

Synonyms

  • Bloomsbury Group
  • Roger Eliot Fry
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