kingfishes kingfishes

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the lean flesh of any of several fish caught off the Atlantic coast of the United States
  2. (n) large edible mackerel of temperate United States coastal Atlantic waters
  3. (n) small silvery marine food fish found off California
  4. (n) any of several food and game fishes of the drum family indigenous to warm Atlantic waters of the North American coast
  5. (n) large game fish of Australia and New Zealand

Usage(s):

  • Down on the riverbank, among egrets and kingfishes, I take a swim and a bath, watching a tortoise the size of a dustbin lid push itself lazily down stream.
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