marlin marlin  /ˈmɑr lən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) large long-jawed oceanic sport fishes; related to sailfishes and spearfishes; not completely cold-blooded i.e. able to warm their brains and eyes

Usage(s):

  1. Somebody once said that the man who fishes for black marlin probably wears a size 44 coat and a size 4 hat.
  2. It's easy to know that white marlin, those denizens of the deep, don't eat rabbits.
  3. The violently thrashing marlin had finally managed to chafe through the thin monofilament and escape.

News

  1. Steadman Marlin returns to victory lane

    Steadman Marlin is pictured in Victory Lane with his crew and close friends following the 40-lap Limited Late Model feature at the Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Columbia Daily Herald

  2. Marlin Rygh

    Marlin Rygh, 88, of Oak Park Heights, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2013. Marlin was a dedicated father and grandfather. … The post Marlin Rygh appeared first on The Stillwater Gazette .
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Stillwater Gazette

  3. Marlin Mobile Paper Explains that Mobile Sites Are Not as Fast as Companies Think They Are

    A free white paper prepared by Marlin Mobile advises eCommerce companies to measure the performance of their mobile sites more accurately, testing on actual devices "in the wild." Slow mobile sites hurt revenues, hamper good service and damage brands. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10812932.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Wiki Images for marlin

definition of marlin
meaning of marlin

Quotes

  • "I wore five other uniforms, but I want to say that I always considered myself a Florida Marlin," Conine told the crowd.
    on Mar 31, 2008 By: Jeff Conine Source: ESPN

Word of the Day
maxim maxim
/ˈmæk səm /