noun. slender tropical shallow-water East Indian fish covered with transparent plates.
- family Centriscidae
- teleost fish
- spiny-finned fish
Words that Rhyme with Shrimp Cocktail
Example sentences of the word shrimp-cocktail
1. Noun Phrase
When you eat shrimp cocktail, the tail fan you're holding onto is the uropods and telson.
2. Noun Phrase
Leave the tail on when serving as a cold appetizer or shrimp cocktail.
noun. ['ˈkɑːkˌteɪl'] a short mixed drink.
- Bloody Mary
- rum cocktail
- White Russian
- gin and it
- mixed drink
- Harvey Wallbanger
- old fashioned
- pink lady
- planter's punch
noun. ['ˈkɑːkˌteɪl'] an appetizer served as a first course at a meal.
- fruit cocktail
- crab cocktail
noun. ['ˈʃrɪmp'] any of various edible decapod crustaceans.
- river prawn
verb. ['ˈʃrɪmp'] fish for shrimp.
noun. ['ˈʃrɪmp'] small slender-bodied chiefly marine decapod crustaceans with a long tail and single pair of pincers; many species are edible.
- pistol shrimp
- decapod crustacean
- family Crangonidae
- snapping shrimp
noun. ['ˈʃrɪmp'] disparaging terms for small people.
- small person