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Synonyms for crayfishˈkreɪˌfɪʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spiny lobster, langouste, rock lobster, crayfish(noun)

    warm-water lobsters without claws; those from Australia and South Africa usually marketed as frozen tails; caught also in Florida and California

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

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

    tiny lobster-like crustaceans usually boiled briefly

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

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

    small freshwater decapod crustacean that resembles a lobster

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

  4. spiny lobster, langouste, rock lobster, crawfish, crayfish, sea crawfish(noun)

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

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

Wiktionary

  1. crayfish(noun)

    Synonyms:
    crawfish, crawdad, yabby, mudbug

  2. crayfish(noun)

    A freshwater crustacean (Cambaridae) resembling a small lobster, sometimes used as an inexpensive seafood or as fish bait.

    Synonyms:
    yabby, crawdad, mudbug, crawfish

  3. crayfish(noun)

    A rock lobster.

    Synonyms:
    yabby, mudbug, crawfish, crawdad

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crayfish(n.)

    Synonyms:
    CRAWFISH

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

crawfish, locust, lobster


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