Definition of 'mackerel'
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Example sentences containing 'mackerel'
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Make a simple sauce for oily fish such as mackerel. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Smoked mackerel pairs up beautifully with rice too. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This would be rather nice with some lamb chops or maybe a grilled mackerel fillet. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The mackerel and herring season has just kicked off as the fish move south for the winter. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This comes from fish like mackerel but you are only supposed to have one serving of oily fish a week. The Sun (2011) Grilled sardines and mackerel are recommended. Collins Traveller, Brittany (1993)They also work beautifully with oily fish such as mackerel and sardines, and olives. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Good sources include mackerel, sardines and cheese. The Sun (2007)Take smoked mackerel somewhere new, too. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Schools will also have to dish up high-quality meat and oily fish such as mackerel. The Sun (2006)Just the ticket with smoked mackerel or a grilled goat's cheese salad. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A discard ban on herring and mackerel has been in place for a year. The Sun (2016)We can also get it naturally from regularly eating oily fish such as herrings and mackerel, sardines and tuna canned in oil. The Sun (2012)I thought it was important to eat things such as salmon and mackerel because we need the omega-3. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A couple of servings each week of oily fish such as salmon and mackerel are well worth including in your anti-ageing plan. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Salmon, tuna and mackerel are some of the worst offenders, which is why we are advised to eat just two portions of fish a week. The Sun (2015)
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Translations for 'mackerel'
British English: mackerel /ˈmækrəl/ NOUN
A mackerel is a sea fish with a dark, patterned back.
They'd gone out to fish for mackerel.
- American English: mackerel
- Arabic: إسْقُمْرِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: cavala
- Chinese: 鲭
- Croatian: skuša
- Czech: makrela
- Danish: makrel
- Dutch: makreel
- European Spanish: caballa
- Finnish: makrilli
- French: maquereau
- German: Makrele
- Greek: σκουμπρί
- Italian: sgombro
- Japanese: サバ
- Korean: 고등어
- Norwegian: makrell
- Polish: makrela
- European Portuguese: cavala
- Romanian: macrou
- Russian: скумбрия
- Latin American Spanish: caballa
- Swedish: makrill
- Thai: ปลาแม็กเคอเรล
- Turkish: uskumru
- Ukrainian: макрель
- Vietnamese: cá thu
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