fish oilnoun [ C or U ]uk /ˈfɪʃ ˌɔɪl/ us /ˈfɪʃ ˌɔɪl/
Examples from literature
- Fish oil has hitherto been almost unusable because of its powerful and persistent odor.
- Some even painted their bodies with red clay, and anointed themselves with fish oil, to give additional lustre to their charms.
- Though the fellow was malodorous from fish oil and infested with vermin, Mackenzie would spread his cloak in such a way that escape was impossible without awakening himself.