bonito bonito  /bə ˈni toʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) flesh of mostly Pacific food fishes of the genus Sarda of the family Scombridae; related to but smaller than tuna
  2. (n) fish whose flesh is dried and flaked for Japanese cookery; may be same species as skipjack tuna
  3. (n) any of various scombroid fishes intermediate in size and characteristics between mackerels and tunas

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Usage(s):

  1. Below the water a rapier snout struck at the bonito, crunched on the hook.
  2. Today Franey arrived with bonito, a fine, 8-lb.
  3. A Hispanic chef creates the hot entrEeslike soba risotto in smoked-trout butter under a mountain of shaved bonito flakes.

News

  1. Ruidoso residents fear flooding from Bonito Lake

    We may be in midst of a seemingly never ending drought, but one New Mexico community is worried about flooding. Bonito Lake near Ruidoso is full of sediment from last year's Little Bear Wild Fire. 0 read more
    on June 22, 2013     Source: KTSM El Paso

  2. ABBA Tribute Concert in Jefferson

    The ABBA Tribute Concert will be the 2013 Opening Night show at the “Art Bonito Amphitheatre” at Camp Jefferson, 81 Weldon Road, Lake Hopatcong next Saturday evening, June 29. at 8 p.m.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Record

  3. And the wait continues for Bonito Lake pumps

    Bonito Lake is about 72 feet deep but contains nearly 40 feet of sediment that has settled in the bottom after it was inundated with runoff from a nearby burn scar last year.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Alamogordo Daily News

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Quotes

  1. "I think the first fish I caught was a blue runner," Wright said. "I knew I was on my way when (Whitmer) let me actually wire some bonito."
    on Jun 22, 2007 By: Peter Wright Source: TCPalm

  2. "With the games in Germany right around the corner, this is an exiting time for US Soccer. I'm happy that Nike is continuing to make such a major commitment to fueling the game in America with the donation of these 10 Joga Bonito soccer fields,"...
    on Apr 26, 2006 By: Landon Donovan Source: Hispanic PR Wire (press release)

  3. 58 min "Here's something that's annoying: pedants who write in to correct non-Portuguese speakers' Portuguese when their own Portuguese is pretty ropey and Wikipedia was right," says Daniel Tunnard. "Joga in joga bonito is a verb, not a noun,...
    on Sep 29, 2009 By: Daniel Source: guardian.co.uk

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