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Translation of "fish" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /fiʃ/ ( plurals fish, rare fishes)
a kind of creature that lives in water and breathes through gills pez There are plenty of fish around the coast.
its flesh eaten as food pescado Do you prefer meat or fish?
fishing noun
the sport or business of catching fish pesca We’re going fishing next weekend.
fishy adjective ( comparative fishier, superlative fishiest)
of or like a fish a pescado a fishy smell.
odd or suspicious sospechoso There’s something fishy about that man.
fishball noun
mashed fish shaped into a ball and cooked. albóndiga de pescado
fisherman noun ( plural fishermen)
a person who fishes either as a job or as a hobby. pescador
fish farm noun
an area of fresh water for breeding fish as a business. piscifactoría
fish farmer noun
a person who breeds fish. piscicultor
fish hatchery noun ( plural hatcheries)
a place for hatching fish eggs. criadero, piscifactoría
fishing line noun
a fine strong thread, now usually made of nylon, used with a rod, hooks etc for catching fish. sedal
fishing rod noun
a long thin flexible rod used with a fishing-line and hooks etc for catching fish. caña de pescar
fish merchant noun
a fishmonger. pescadero
fishmonger noun
a person who sells fish pescadero I asked the fishmonger to fillet the fish for me.
a shop that sells mainly fish pescadería I must go down to the fishmonger.
feel like a fish out of water
to feel uncomfortable or out of place in a situation sentirse como pez fuera del agua He always feels like a fish out of water at formal dinners.
fish out phrasal verb
to pull something out with some difficulty sacar; pescar At last he fished out the letter he was looking for.
The plural fish is never wrong, but sometimes fishes is used in talking about different individuals or species: How many fish did you catch? ; the fishes of the Indian Ocean ; the story of two little fishes.
Translations of “fish”
in Arabic سَمَك…
in Korean 물고기, 생선…
in Malaysian ikan…
in French poisson…
in Turkish balık, (yemek) balık…
in Italian pesce…
in Chinese (Traditional) 魚, 魚肉…
in Russian рыба…
in Polish ryba…
in Vietnamese cá, thịt của cá dùng làm thức ăn…
in Portuguese peixe…
in Thai ปลา, เนื้อปลา…
in German der Fisch…
in Catalan peix…
in Japanese 魚, (食べ物としての)魚…
in Indonesian ikan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鱼, 鱼肉…
(Definition of fish from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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