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  Definition of Piranha
  1. small voraciously carnivorous freshwater fishes of South America that attack and destroy living animals
  2. someone who attacks in search of booty
Similar Words: pirana, caribe, marauder, predator, vulture

 

Hyponyms: moss-trooper

 

Member Meronyms: Serrasalmus, genus Serrasalmus

 

Derivational Morphology: maraud

 

Anagrams: hairpin

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: piranha   Finnish: piraija  
French: piranha   German: Piranha  
Norwegian: piraya   Polish: pirania  
Portuguese: piranha   Romanian: pirania  
Russian: пиранья   Spanish: piraña  
Swedish: piraya   Turkish: pirana  
 
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