fish knifenoun [ C ]uk /ˈfɪʃ ˌnaɪf/ us /ˈfɪʃ ˌnaɪf/
Examples from literature
- Fish follows soup and must be eaten with a fork, unless fish knives are provided.
- If fish knives are not provided, a piece of bread in the left hand answers the purpose as well, with the fork in the right hand.
- On the right of the plate, and nearest to it, is put the steel meat knife, then the silver fish knife, the edge of each toward the plate.