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English definition of “fishy”

fishy

adjective
 
 
/ˈfɪʃi/
LIKE FISH smelling or tasting like fishVarious qualities of food
NOT RIGHT making you feel that someone is lying or something dishonest is happening: His story sounds a bit fishy to me.Strange, suspicious and unnaturalDishonest
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