goldfish goldfish  /ˈɡoʊld ˌfɪʃ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) small golden or orange-red freshwater fishes of Eurasia used as pond or aquarium fishes

Usage(s):

  1. Fish Master Nakashima does not raise his goldfish for scientific experiments, but some of them may find their way into laboratories.
  2. From goldfish-gulping teens in the 1930s, read PTI's coverage of American youth: Secrets of the Teen Brain Research is revolutionizing our view of the adolescent mind.
  3. For the time being, the iRobot-LE can't feed the hungry goldfish or mop up the dust you see gathering through the device's video-camera eyes.

News

  1. Leonardo DiCaprio, Kanye West Welcome You to Scorsese’s “Wolf of Wall Street”

    In the first trailer of Martin Scorsese’s new film: yachts, goldfish-swallowing, money taped to body parts, Kanye West’s new song, dwarf-tossing. Predatory banking has never looked more fun than it does in the just-released trailer for Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street . In our first look at the film, Leonardo DiCaprio demonstrates the joy of financial excess by palling around with the ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Fast Company Magazine

  2. Alt-week 6.15.13: Chris Hadfield's retirement, invisibility cloaks and dino-bird feathers

    Alt-week takes a look at the best science and alternative tech stories from the last seven days. What goes up must eventually come down, and shortly after landing on Terra Firma from his last of three ISS missions, Chris Hadfield has resigned from the Canadian Space Agency. That leaves us to wax poetic on his legacy of space education and other oddities , while we also make goldfish disappear ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Engadget

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Quotes

  1. "Nothing is finalised but we are fairly close. They are fairly keen to have me and I am very interested in the job," said Gatland. "The challenge is appealing. The scene is a lot like New Zealand, it's a goldfish bowl. I loved Britain. I had...
    on Nov 5, 2007 By: Warren Gatland Source: ic Wales

  2. Hugh Morris, managing director of England cricket, said: "Being around the England team environment can be something of a goldfish bowl and by returning home he can concentrate on receiving some intensive treatment. Clearly getting him fit for the...
    on Feb 27, 2009 By: Hugh Morris Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "I've been in that same goldfish bowl before Wimbledon, so I know what it's like, and I think it will be marginally easier for Murray with the expectations that bit lower," said Tim Henman, who played in four semi-finals at the All England Club....
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Tim Henman Source: Vancouver Sun

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