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  Definition of fish
  1. any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills; "the shark is a large fish"; "in the livingroom there was a tank of colorful fish"
  2. the flesh of fish used as food; "in Japan most fish is eaten raw"; "after the scare about foot-and-mouth disease a lot of people started eating fish instead of meat"; "they have a chef who specializes in fish"
  3. the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about February 19 to March 20
  4. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces
  5. catch or try to catch fish or shellfish; "I like to go fishing on weekends"
  6. seek indirectly; "fish for compliments"
Similar Words: Pisces, Pisces the Fishes, Fish, angle

 

Hyponyms: bottom feeder, cartilaginous fish, chondrichthian, fingerling, game fish, sport fish, food fish, rough fish, young fish, mouthbreeder, spawner, northern snakehead, bony fish, climbing perch, Anabas testudineus, A. testudineus, panfish, stockfish, anchovy, eel, mullet, gray mullet, alewife, schrod, scrod, haddock, hake, trout, rock salmon, salmon, shad, smelt, crab, seine, scallop, scollop, rail, brail, angle, shrimp, net fish, shark, trawl, still-fish, prawn

 

Member Meronyms: school, shoal, Pisces

 

Derivational Morphology: angle, fisherman, fisher, fishing, sportfishing, fishery, piscary

 

Language Translations:
Afrikaans: vis   Albanian: peshk  
Armenian: ձուկ   Bosnian: riba  
Breton: pesk and pesketa   Bulgarian: риба  
Catalan: peix and pescar   Chinese:  
Croatian: riba   Danish: fisk and fiske and fiske-  
Dutch: vis and vis- and vissen   Esperanto: fiŝo  
Estonian: kala   Finnish: kala and kalastaa  
French: de poisson and faire la pêche and poisson   Frisian: fisk and fiskje  
Galician: peixe   Georgian: თევზი  
German: Fisch and fischen   Greek: ψάρι and ψαρεύω  
Hebrew: דג   Hindi: मछली  
Hungarian: hal and halászik   Icelandic: fiskur and veiða  
Ido: fisho   Indonesian: ikan and pancing  
Interlingua: de pisce and piscar and pisce   Irish: iasc  
Italian: di pesce and pescare and pesce   Japanese: 釣り and and 魚肉  
Korean: 물고기   Kurdish: masî  
Latin: piscis   Latvian: zivs  
Lithuanian: žuvis   Macedonian: риба  
Malay: ikan   Malayalam: മീന്‍  
Norwegian: fisk and fiske and fiske-   Novial: fishe  
Polish: ryba and rybi and łowić ryby   Portuguese: de peixe and peixe and pescar  
Romanian: pescui and peşte   Russian: рыба and рыбачить and рыбный  
Slovene: riba and ribariti and ribji   Spanish: pescado and pescar and pez  
Swahili: samaki   Swedish: fisk and fiska  
Tagalog: isda   Telugu: చేప  
Turkish: balık   Vietnamese:  
Welsh: pysgod   Yiddish: פֿיש  
 
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