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troutnoun

uk   /traʊt/  us   /traʊt/
  • trout noun (FISH)

[C or U] (plural trout or trouts) a fish that lives in rivers and lakes, or lives in the sea but returns to rivers to produce its eggs, that is a popular food: Thousands of young salmon and trout have been killed by pollution. The lake is famous for its trout fishing.
[U] the flesh of this fish eaten as food: I had some perfectly cooked trout.
  • trout noun (PERSON)

[C] (plural trouts) UK informal an old person, especially a woman, who is unpleasant or not attractive: She's a miserable old trout who complains about everything.
(Definition of trout from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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troutnoun [C]

 us   /trɑʊt/ (plural trout)
a fish found in both rivers and the sea that is a very popular food: Fish farmers raise trout in refrigerated tanks.
(Definition of trout from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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