barracuda barracuda  /ˌbɛ rə ˈku də/

Definition(s):

  • (n) any voracious marine fish of the genus Sphyraena having an elongated cylindrical body and large mouth with projecting lower jaw and long strong teeth

Usage(s):

  1. But the dictionary defined snoek as a form of barracuda, and Strachey's press conference broke up under the firm impression that snoek was a maritime menace.
  2. Even some friends regard her with the affectionate respect that they might accord a pet barracuda.
  3. Barracuda Sirs: Come now! Not even PTI is qualified to report accurately the feelings of an obscure barracuda confronted by the beaming face of Franklin.

News

  1. Barracuda Cloud LiveBoot for VMware Enables Customers to Boot VMware Images Replicated to the Cloud

    CAMPBELL, Calif., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Barracuda Networks, Inc., a leading provider of security and storage solutions, today announced the release of Barracuda Backup version 5.2, featuring Cloud ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Eustis High student Galina Nelson places second in Swim Around Key West

    EUSTIS — Potential threats such as jellyfish, sharks, barracuda and unfavorable weather conditions weren't enough to deter Galina Nelson, 15, from powering her way to a second-place finish overall earlier this month in the female division of the 36nd Annual Swim Around Key West.        
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  3. Day ends early for Barracuda Racing at Milwaukee IndyFest

    West Allis, WI - With just under 100 laps left in the race, a mechanical issue ended the day early for Barracuda Racing at the historic Milwaukee Mile on Saturday afternoon. Driver Alex Tagliani began the 250-lap race in 16th position and had a strong start, advancing three positions in only the first four laps. A yellow flag came out on lap 21 and the Barracuda Racing team saw their ... Keep ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Motorsport.com

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Quotes

  1. "Collective defense from software patents is a shared responsibility for everyone in the free software ecosystem," said Moglen. "We are grateful to see device manufacturers like Barracuda Networks take on this responsibility, and we will do...
    on Jan 29, 2008 By: Eben Moglen Source: StreetInsider.com (subscription)

  2. "Barracuda is usually five minutes long, so we were sweatin' it with the arrangement, and so was Fergie," Nancy Wilson said backstage. "We had two chances to get it right. The first two times we got it very wrong. We actually did it right...
    on Apr 7, 2008 By: Nancy Wilson Source: Houston Chronicle

  3. "There's a reason they call her barracuda," added another Obama aide, taking the expectation-setting to an even higher level.
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: KDBC

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