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bogle

A goblin; a specter; a frightful phantom; a bogy; a bugbear. Written also boggle.

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crawdad

  • noun tiny lobster-like crustaceans usually boiled briefly
    crawfish; ecrevisse; crayfish.
  • noun small freshwater decapod crustacean that resembles a lobster
    crawfish; crayfish; crawdaddy.

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kingfisher

  • noun nonpasserine large-headed bird with a short tail and long sharp bill; usually crested and bright-colored; feed mostly on fish

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tiddler

  • noun a young person of either sex
    nipper; tyke; small fry; nestling; youngster; child; fry; shaver; tike; minor; kid.
    • she writes books for children
    • they're just kids
    • `tiddler' is a British term for youngster

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gillnet

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speeder

  • noun a driver who exceeds the safe speed limit
    speed demon.

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longline

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pollywog

  • noun a larval frog or toad
    tadpole; polliwog.

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extortioner

  • noun a criminal who extorts money from someone by threatening to expose embarrassing information about them
    blackmailer; extortionist.

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catnap

  • noun sleeping for a short period of time (usually not in bed)
    cat sleep; nap; short sleep; snooze; forty winks.
  • verb take a siesta
    nap; catch a wink.
    • She naps everyday after lunch for an hour

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doggy

  • noun informal terms for dogs
    doggie; pooch; bow-wow; barker.

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polliwog

  • noun a larval frog or toad
    tadpole; pollywog.

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barehanded

  • adjective satellite with bare hands
    • fought barehanded

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frisbee

  • noun a light, plastic disk about 10 inches in diameter; propelled with a flip of the wrist for recreation or competition

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groundfish

  • noun fish that live on the sea bottom (particularly the commercially important gadoid fish like cod and haddock, or flatfish like flounder)
    bottom fish.

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woodcock

  • noun game bird of the sandpiper family that resembles a snipe

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finfish

(Zoöl.) (a) A finback whale. (b) (pl.) True fish, as distinguished from shellfish.

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striper

  • noun a serviceman who wears stripes on the uniform to indicate rank or years of service
    • he's a four-striper
  • noun caught along the Atlantic coast of the United States
    striped bass.

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shoestring

  • noun a lace used for fastening shoes
    shoelace; shoe string; shoe lace.
  • noun a small amount of money
    shoe string.
    • he managed it on a shoestring

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walleye

  • noun strabismus in which one or both eyes are directed outward
    divergent strabismus; exotropia.
  • noun pike-like freshwater perches
    walleyed pike; dory; jack salmon; Stizostedion vitreum.

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yellowfin

  • noun may reach 400 pounds; worldwide in tropics
    yellowfin tuna; Thunnus albacares.

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sardine

  • noun small fatty fish usually canned
    pilchard.
  • noun any of various small edible herring or related food fishes frequently canned

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musky

  • adjective satellite resembling the smell of musk

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precordial

  • adjective in front of the heart; involving the precordium

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cheater

  • noun someone who leads you to believe something that is not true
    slicker; trickster; beguiler; cheat; deceiver.

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glottal

  • adjective of or relating to or produced by the glottis
    • glottal stops

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crappie

  • noun small sunfishes of the genus Pomoxis of central United States rivers
  • noun small sunfishes of central United States rivers

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glimpse

  • noun a quick look
    glance; coup d'oeil.
  • noun a brief or incomplete view
    • from the window he could catch a glimpse of the lake

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trawl

  • noun a long fishing line with many shorter lines and hooks attached to it (usually suspended between buoys)
    setline; spiller; trawl line; trotline.
  • noun a conical fishnet dragged through the water at great depths
    dragnet; trawl net.

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coney

  • noun black-spotted usually dusky-colored fish with reddish fins
    Epinephelus fulvus.
  • noun any of several small ungulate mammals of Africa and Asia with rodent-like incisors and feet with hooflike toes
    cony; das; hyrax; dassie.

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touchdown

  • noun a score in American football; being in possession of the ball across the opponents' goal line
  • noun a landing (as the wheels touch the landing field); especially of airplanes

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plagiarist

  • noun someone who uses another person's words or ideas as if they were his own
    pirate; literary pirate; plagiariser; plagiarizer.

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anchovy

  • noun tiny fishes usually canned or salted; used for hors d'oeuvres or as seasoning in sauces
  • noun small herring-like plankton-eating fishes often canned whole or as paste; abundant in tropical waters worldwide

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shoplifter

  • noun a thief who steals goods that are in a store
    lifter; booster.

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you'll

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gudgeon

  • noun small spiny-finned fish of coastal or brackish waters having a large head and elongated tapering body having the ventral fins modified as a sucker
    goby.
  • noun small slender European freshwater fish often used as bait by anglers
    Gobio gobio.

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allowable

  • adjective satellite deductible according to the tax laws
  • adjective that may be permitted especially as according to rule
    permissible.
    • permissible behavior in school
    • a permissible tax deduction

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offish

  • adjective satellite lacking cordiality; unfriendly
    standoffish.
    • a standoffish manner

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backhanded

  • adjective (of racket strokes) made across the body with back of hand facing direction of stroke
    backhand.
  • verb hit a tennis ball backhand
    backhand.

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shiner

  • noun a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye
    black eye; mouse.
  • noun something that shines (with emitted or reflected light)

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pilchard

  • noun small fatty fish usually canned
    sardine.
  • noun small fishes found in great schools along coasts of Europe; smaller and rounder than herring
    Sardina pilchardus; sardine.

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meddler

  • noun an officious annoying person who interferes with others

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fielder

  • noun a member of the baseball team that is in the field instead of at bat
  • noun a member of the cricket team that is fielding rather than batting
    fieldsman.

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bonefish

  • noun slender silvery marine fish found in tropical mud flats and mangrove lagoons
    Albula vulpes.

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perdition

  • noun (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment
    infernal region; nether region; Hell; Inferno; pit.
    • Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell"- John Milton
    • a demon from the depths of the pit
    • Hell is paved with good intentions"-Dr. Johnson

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cootie

  • noun a parasitic louse that infests the body of human beings
    Pediculus corporis; body louse.

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skipjack

  • noun oceanic schooling tuna of considerable value in Pacific but less in Atlantic; reaches 75 pounds; very similar to if not the same as oceanic bonito
    skipjack tuna; Euthynnus pelamis.
  • noun medium-sized tuna-like food fish of warm Atlantic and Pacific waters; less valued than tuna
    Atlantic bonito; Sarda sarda.

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typo

  • noun a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind
    typographical error; misprint; erratum; literal; literal error.

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albacore

  • noun relatively small tuna with choice white flesh; major source of canned tuna
  • noun large pelagic tuna the source of most canned tuna; reaches 93 pounds and has long pectoral fins; found worldwide in tropical and temperate waters
    long-fin tunny; Thunnus alalunga.

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bluegill

  • noun important edible sunfish of eastern and central United States
    Lepomis macrochirus.

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angler

  • noun a scheming person; someone who schemes to gain an advantage
  • noun a fisherman who uses a hook and line
    troller.

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firefly

  • noun tropical American click beetle having bright luminous spots
    Pyrophorus noctiluca; fire beetle.
  • noun nocturnal beetle common in warm regions having luminescent abdominal organs
    lightning bug.

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menhaden

  • noun shad-like North American marine fishes used for fish meal and oil and fertilizer
    Brevoortia tyrannis.

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grounder

  • noun (baseball) a hit that travels along the ground
    ground ball; groundball; hopper.

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prawn

  • noun any of various edible decapod crustaceans
    shrimp.
  • noun shrimp-like decapod crustacean having two pairs of pincers; most are edible

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bullhead

  • noun freshwater sculpin with a large flattened bony-plated head with hornlike spines
  • noun any of several common freshwater catfishes of the United States
    bullhead catfish.

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sockeye

  • noun fatty red flesh of salmon of Pacific coast and rivers
    red salmon; sockeye salmon.
  • noun small salmon with red flesh; found in rivers and tributaries of the northern Pacific and valued as food; adults die after spawning
    red salmon; blueback salmon; sockeye salmon; Oncorhynchus nerka.

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panfish

  • noun any of numerous small food fishes; especially those caught with hook and line and not available on the market

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cephalopod

  • noun marine mollusk characterized by well-developed head and eyes and sucker-bearing tentacles
    cephalopod mollusk.
  • adjective relating or belonging to the class Cephalopoda
    cephalopodan.

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pickerel

  • noun flesh of young or small pike
  • noun any of several North American species of small pike

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gotta

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minnow

  • noun very small European freshwater fish common in gravelly streams
    Phoxinus phoxinus.

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outfielder

  • noun (baseball) a person who plays in the outfield
  • noun a fielder in cricket who is stationed in the outfield

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drip

  • noun flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid
    trickle; dribble.
    • there's a drip through the roof
  • noun the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop
    dripping.
    • the constant sound of dripping irritated him

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krill

  • noun shrimp-like planktonic crustaceans; major source of food for e.g. baleen whales

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whiff

  • noun a short light gust of air
    puff; puff of air.
  • noun a lefteye flounder found in coastal waters from New England to Brazil

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backhand

  • noun a return made with the back of the hand facing the direction of the stroke
    backhand shot; backhand stroke.
  • verb hit a tennis ball backhand

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quantal

  • adjective of or relating to a quantum or capable of existing in only one of two states
    quantized.

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cold

  • noun a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs)
    common cold.
    • will they never find a cure for the common cold?
  • noun the absence of heat
    frigidness; coldness; frigidity; low temperature.
    • the coldness made our breath visible
    • come in out of the cold
    • cold is a vasoconstrictor

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fresh

  • adjective recently made, produced, or harvested
    • fresh bread
    • a fresh scent
    • fresh lettuce
  • adjective satellite (of a cycle) beginning or occurring again
    • a fresh start
    • fresh ideas

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billfish

  • noun primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needlelike teeth
    garpike; garfish; gar; Lepisosteus osseus.
  • noun giant warm-water game fish having a prolonged and rounded toothless upper jaw

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lemme

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smallmouth

  • noun a variety of black bass; the angle of the jaw falls below the eye
    smallmouth bass; smallmouth black bass; smallmouthed bass; smallmouthed black bass; Micropterus dolomieu.

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capelin

  • noun very small northern fish; forage for sea birds and marine mammals and other fishes
    caplin; capelan.

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largemouth

  • noun a large black bass; the angle of the jaw falls behind the eye
    largemouthed black bass; largemouth bass; largemouth black bass; largemouthed bass; Micropterus salmoides.

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gonna

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rainwater

  • noun drops of fresh water that fall as precipitation from clouds
    rain.

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tuna

  • noun tropical American prickly pear of Jamaica
    Opuntia tuna.
  • noun important warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridae; usually served as steaks
    tuna fish; tunny.

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embezzler

  • noun someone who violates a trust by taking (money) for his own use
    defalcator; peculator.

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bluefin

  • noun flesh of very large tuna
    bluefin tuna.
  • noun largest tuna; to 1500 pounds; of mostly temperate seas: feed in polar regions but breed in tropics
    bluefin tuna; Thunnus thynnus; horse mackerel.

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drippings

  • noun fat that exudes from meat and drips off while it is being roasted or fried
  • noun a liquid (as water) that flows in drops (as from the eaves of house)
    drippage; dripping.

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wanna

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lark

  • noun North American songbirds having a yellow breast
    meadowlark.
  • noun a songbird that lives mainly on the ground in open country; has streaky brown plumage
    pipit; titlark.

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fisher

  • noun someone whose occupation is catching fish
    fisherman.
  • noun large dark brown North American arboreal carnivorous mammal
    fisher cat; pekan; Martes pennanti; black cat.

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redfish

  • noun North Atlantic rockfish
    ocean perch; rosefish.
  • noun large edible fish found off coast of United States from Massachusetts to Mexico
    red drum; channel bass; Sciaenops ocellatus.

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acrobatic

  • adjective satellite vigorously active
    athletic; gymnastic.
    • an acrobatic dance
    • an athletic child
    • athletic playing
    • gymnastic exercises

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puck

  • noun a mischievous sprite of English folklore
    Robin Goodfellow.
  • noun a vulcanized rubber disk 3 inches in diameter that is used instead of a ball in ice hockey
    hockey puck.

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uncultured

  • adjective satellite (of persons) lacking art or knowledge
    uncultivated; artless.

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misspelling

  • noun a spelling that is incorrect
  • verb spell incorrectly
    misspell.

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swordfish

  • noun flesh of swordfish usually served as steaks
  • noun large toothless marine food fish with a long swordlike upper jaw; not completely cold-blooded i.e. they are able to warm their brains and eyes: worldwide in warm waters but feed on cold ocean floor coming to surface at night
    Xiphias gladius.

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crappie

  • noun small sunfishes of the genus Pomoxis of central United States rivers
  • noun small sunfishes of central United States rivers

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walleye

  • noun strabismus in which one or both eyes are directed outward
    divergent strabismus; exotropia.
  • noun pike-like freshwater perches
    walleyed pike; dory; jack salmon; Stizostedion vitreum.

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trout

  • noun flesh of any of several primarily freshwater game and food fishes
  • noun any of various game and food fishes of cool fresh waters mostly smaller than typical salmons

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halibut

  • noun lean flesh of very large flatfish of Atlantic or Pacific
  • noun marine food fish of the northern Atlantic or northern Pacific; the largest flatfish and one of the largest teleost fishes
    holibut.

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barramundi

  • noun a species of large perch noted for its sporting and eating qualities; lives in marine, estuary, and freshwater habitats
    Lates calcarifer; giant seaperch; Asian seabass; giant perch; white seabass.

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soonest

  • adverb with the least delay
    earliest.
    • the soonest I can arrive is 3 P.M.

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snippet

  • noun a small piece of anything (especially a piece that has been snipped off)
    snip; snipping.

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rockfish

  • noun the lean flesh of any of various valuable market fish caught among rocks
  • noun marine food fish found among rocks along the northern coasts of Europe and America

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snowflake

  • noun a crystal of snow
    flake.
  • noun white Arctic bunting
    snowbird; Plectrophenax nivalis; snow bunting.

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whitefish

  • noun any market fish--edible saltwater fish or shellfish--except herring
  • noun flesh of salmon-like or trout-like cold-water fish of cold lakes of the northern hemisphere

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grunion

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incidental

  • noun (frequently plural) an expense not budgeted or not specified
    incidental expense; minor expense.
    • he requested reimbursement of $7 for incidental expenses
  • noun an item that is incidental

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ahold

Near the wind; as, to lay a ship ahold. Obs. Shak.

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breathy

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sprat

  • noun small fatty European fish; usually smoked or canned like sardines
    brisling.
  • noun small herring processed like a sardine
    brisling; Clupea sprattus.

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diving

  • noun an athletic competition that involves diving into water
    diving event.
  • noun a headlong plunge into water
    dive.

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baseball

  • noun a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs
    baseball game.
    • he played baseball in high school
    • there was a baseball game on every empty lot
    • there was a desire for National League ball in the area
    • play ball!
  • noun a ball used in playing baseball

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miraculous

  • adjective satellite being or having the character of a miracle
    marvellous; marvelous.
  • adjective satellite peculiarly fortunate or appropriate; as if by divine intervention
    providential; heaven-sent.
    • a heaven-sent rain saved the crops
    • a providential recovery

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glimmer

  • noun a flash of light (especially reflected light)
    gleam; gleaming.
  • noun a slight suggestion or vague understanding
    glimmering; intimation; inkling.
    • he had no inkling what was about to happen

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angler

  • noun a scheming person; someone who schemes to gain an advantage
  • noun a fisherman who uses a hook and line
    troller.

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casement

  • noun a window sash that is hinged (usually on one side)

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bountiful

  • adjective satellite given or giving freely
    liberal; giving; big; openhanded; freehanded; bighearted; bounteous; handsome.
    • was a big tipper
    • the bounteous goodness of God
    • bountiful compliments
    • a freehanded host
    • a handsome allowance
    • Saturday's child is loving and giving
    • a liberal backer of the arts
    • a munificent gift
    • her fond and openhanded grandfather
  • adjective satellite producing in abundance
    plentiful.
    • the bountiful earth
    • a plentiful year
    • fruitful soil

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sailfish

  • noun a saltwater fish with lean flesh
  • noun large pelagic game fish having an elongated upper jaw and long dorsal fin that resembles a sail

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hibernian

Of or pertaining to Hibernia, now Ireland; Irish. -- n. A native or an inhabitant of Ireland.

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bluefish

  • noun bluish warm-water marine food and game fish that follow schools of small fishes into shallow waters
    Pomatomus saltatrix.
  • noun fatty bluish flesh of bluefish

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lawbreaker

  • noun someone who violates the law
    law offender; violator.

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sturgeon

  • noun large primitive fishes valued for their flesh and roe; widely distributed in the North Temperate Zone

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tadpole

  • noun a larval frog or toad
    polliwog; pollywog.

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