Definition of 'pilchard'
Example sentences containing 'pilchard'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Harry sat down, hugely conscious of his improper dress and feeling like a pilchard in a bowl of caviar. WALL GAMES (2002)Outside he began to sketch Croyden and Bran as they slipped the pilchard fillets over each hook. THE MAIN CAGES (2002)Isa made arrangements for daily supplies of fish, crab, lobsters, mackerel, pilchard when they could get them. THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (2002)
Trends of 'pilchard'
Used Rarely. pilchard is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of pilchard from the Collins English Dictionary
GDPR, yanny/laurel & MadaBaka Beat: May’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this May with Robert Groves.
Ruby Chocolate, Fatberg & Right to be Forgotten: April’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this month with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.