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Synonyms for catfishˈkætˌfɪʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. catfish, mudcat(noun)

    flesh of scaleless food fish of the southern United States; often farmed

    Synonyms:
    flathead catfish, catfish, wolffish, wolf fish, goujon, shovelnose catfish, siluriform fish, mudcat, spoonbill catfish

  2. wolffish, wolf fish, catfish(noun)

    large ferocious northern deep-sea food fishes with strong teeth and no pelvic fins

    Synonyms:
    mudcat, wolffish, siluriform fish, lancet fish, wolf fish, lancetfish, catfish

  3. catfish, siluriform fish(noun)

    any of numerous mostly freshwater bottom-living fishes of Eurasia and North America with barbels like whiskers around the mouth

    Synonyms:
    mudcat, wolffish, siluriform fish, wolf fish, catfish

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. catfish(n.)

    Synonyms:
    horn-pout, mud-pout, bull-head (pimalodus cattus)

  2. catfish(n.)

    Synonyms:
    wolf-fish (anarrhicas lupus)


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