noun. silver-grey wingless insect found in houses feeding on book bindings and starched clothing.
noun. a silvery variety of Carassius auratus.
1. Adjective Their love of paper is why it's common to see silverfish scutter away when you move cardboard boxes that have been in storage for a while. 2. Verb, base form Your home is like a grocery store to silverfish. 3. Noun, singular or mass Here's what you need to know to keep your home free of silverfish.