squidnoun [ C or U ]uk /skwɪd/ us /skwɪd/ plural squid
Examples from literature
- A giant squid fights a whale.
- Instead of the fish they were hoping for, they caught a 13-meter-long squid, the biggest ever found!
- Its mouth, however, was a lot smaller than those of other squids that have been found.
- So, although it is the biggest squid ever caught, this squid could probably have grown even bigger!
- Today, we think krakens were really giant squids.