Definitions of shrimp cocktail
shrimp cocktail (ʃrɪmp ˈkɒkˌteɪl)
prawn cocktail (prɔːn ˈkɒkˌteɪl) (British) or or shrimp cocktail (US)
- a dish containing cooked peeled prawns and a sauce made of a mayonnaise and tomato
ketchup; often served as a starter
⇒ ■ The waitress brought Ellen's prawn cocktail.