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fish

fish

 
pronunciation:
fIsh
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
inflections: fish, fishes
definition: an animal that lives in water and does not breathe air. Fish have bones inside their bodies and scales on their skin. People catch fish for their meat. Tuna, shark, and salmon are kinds of fish.
 
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: fished, fishes, fishing
definition: to catch or try to catch a fish.
People fish for salmon in this river.
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person associated with fishing
some activities involved in fishing
some things used for fishing