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1. shrimp-fish

noun. slender tropical shallow-water East Indian fish covered with transparent plates.

Synonyms

  • family Centriscidae
  • shrimpfish
  • Centriscidae
  • teleost fish
  • teleostan

Antonyms

  • spiny-finned fish

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Example sentences of the word fish-species


1. Noun Phrase
Many fish species will only make the aggressive strike when the water temperatures are ideal.

2. oyster-fish

noun. a variety of toadfish.

Synonyms

  • oysterfish
  • Opsanus tau
  • toadfish

3. species

noun. ['ˈspiːʃiːz'] (biology) taxonomic group whose members can interbreed.

Synonyms

  • stock
  • taxon
  • variety
  • fish species
  • breed
  • variant
  • var.
  • bacteria species
  • endangered species
  • type species
  • genus
  • strain
  • taxonomic category
  • form

Antonyms

  • type
  • antitype
  • varied
  • homogeneity

Etymology

  • species (Latin)

4. species

noun. ['ˈspiːʃiːz'] a specific kind of something.

Synonyms

  • sort
  • kind
  • form

Antonyms

  • overstock
  • understock
  • irregular
  • disrepute

Etymology

  • species (Latin)

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. fish

verb. ['ˈfɪʃ'] seek indirectly.

Synonyms

  • angle
  • seek
  • search

Antonyms

  • walk
  • straight line
  • repel
  • get off

Etymology

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

8. 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))

9. 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

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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