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carp

noun [C or U] uk   /kɑːp/  us   /kɑːrp/ (plural carp)
a large fish that lives in lakes and rivers and can be eaten

carp

verb [I] uk   /kɑːp/  us   /kɑːrp/
to complain all the time about matters that are not important: I can't stand the way he's always carping.
Translations of “carp”
in Vietnamese cá chép…
in Spanish carpa…
in Thai ปลาคาร์พ…
in Malaysian ikan kap…
in French carpe…
in German der Karpfen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鯉魚…
in Indonesian karper…
in Russian карп…
in Turkish sazan balığı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鲤鱼…
in Polish karp…
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