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Synonyms for crawfishˈkrɔˌfɪʃ

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  1. crayfish, crawfish, crawdad, ecrevisse(noun)

    tiny lobster-like crustaceans usually boiled briefly

    crawdad, crawfish, ecrevisse, crayfish, crawdaddy, rock lobster, spiny lobster, langouste, sea crawfish

  2. crayfish, crawfish, crawdad, crawdaddy(noun)

    small freshwater decapod crustacean that resembles a lobster

    crawdad, crawfish, ecrevisse, crayfish, crawdaddy, rock lobster, spiny lobster, langouste, sea crawfish

  3. spiny lobster, langouste, rock lobster, crawfish, crayfish, sea crawfish(verb)

    large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters

    crawdad, crayfish, crawfish, crawdaddy, rock lobster, ecrevisse, spiny lobster, sea crawfish, langouste

  4. retreat, pull back, back out, back away, crawfish, crawfish out, pull in one's horns, withdraw(verb)

    make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity

    recall, retract, call in, draw back, take away, sequester, swallow, withdraw, back out, back away, draw off, remove, seclude, take, retire, draw, take back, pull back, call back, retrograde, crawfish, move back, retreat, sequestrate, recede, bow out, pull away, take out, adjourn, pull in one's horns, unsay, crawfish out, disengage


  1. crawfish(noun)

    crawdad, crayfish

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crawfish(n.)

    crayfish, river-lobster

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crayfish, lobster

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