gudgeon gudgeon  /ˈɡə dʒən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) small spiny-finned fish of coastal or brackish waters having a large head and elongated tapering body having the ventral fins modified as a sucker
  2. (n) small slender European freshwater fish often used as bait by anglers

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  • Morose, georgette, cited, ingenuity, questionnaire, accessible, meringue, gudgeon, insoluble, parliamentary, aphorism, olfactory and lineaments cleared the stage of all but three.

News

  • Success Story: 5 Hints On Achieving A Radical Career Change

    Simon Gudgeon studied law but, in his own words, he graduated, he qualified, he retired – it just wasn’t for him. He didn’t find his true metier as a sculptor until he was 40 years old – and then only by chance. But in the intervening 15 years, he has more than made up for lost time. Gudgeon has showed in London, New York, Chicago, San Diego, Paris and the Netherlands. His sculptures can be ...
    on January 30, 2014     Source: Forbes

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  • "The Grits and the NDP hated Erik, and Erik hated them with a passion," Crosbie writes in No Holds Barred: My Life in Politics. "Erik would split a Liberal from stem to gudgeon. He'd put the dirk right in, down at the base of the backbone,...
    on Sep 7, 2008 By: John Crosbie Source: The Gazette (Montreal)

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