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Meaning of fishes by Wiktionary Dictionary

fishes


    Pronunciation

    • ( RP ) enPR: fĭʹshĭz, IPA: /ˈfɪʃɪz/, SAMPA: /"fISIz/

    Noun

    fishes pl .

    1. Plural form of fish
      1. ( universal ) multiple kinds of fish
        Coral bleaching threatens to disrupt the population equilibria of the reef’s fishes .
      2. ( usually nonstandard or archaic ) multiple aquatic, cold-blooded, vertebrate animals
        I caught six fishes today!

    Verb

    fishes

    1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of fish .
      He’s on Klamath Lake; he often fishes from that lake .