bloaternoun [ C ]uk /ˈbləʊ.tər/ us /ˈbloʊ.t̬ɚ/ UK
Examples from literature
- At eight o'clock there was breakfast of porridge, bacon and eggs, and bloaters—everybody in the best of spirits.
- Bloaters have reached the unprecedented price of sixpence each.
- Fish is too expensive for most of them, except fried kippers or bloaters.
- Her husband nodded with his mouth full of the best bloater.
- She had set down a bloater before the fire for her husband's tea, and had made him a round of toast.