Synonyms

1. shad

noun. ['ˈʃæd'] bony flesh of herring-like fish usually caught during their migration to fresh water for spawning; especially of Atlantic coast.

Synonyms

  • Alosa sapidissima
  • fish

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Example sentences of the word shad


1. Verb, past tense
Catfish, shad and herring are all also big on the bald eagle menu.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Select a tank in which to keep your minnows or shad.

3. Adjective
Another chemical concern in keeping shad alive is the ammonia in their waste.

2. shad-flower

noun. annual weed of Europe and North America having a rosette of basal leaves and tiny flowers followed by oblong seed capsules.

Synonyms

  • shadflower
  • draba
  • Draba verna

3. shad

noun. ['ˈʃæd'] herring-like food fishes that migrate from the sea to fresh water to spawn.

Synonyms

  • river shad
  • Alosa sapidissima
  • genus Alosa
  • allice shad
  • allice
  • allis shad
  • Alosa alosa
  • food fish
  • Alosa
  • clupeid fish
  • common American shad
  • allis
  • Alosa chrysocloris
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