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They recommend eating more red meat and fish. The Sun (2016)Meanwhile the big fish continue to swim quite happily. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is where celebrities are left undisturbed to enjoy simple fish suppers or go for walks along the endless beaches. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Cover and cook for 5 mins while you rinse fish and pat dry. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He changed his diet, eating lots of fresh fish and vegetables and cutting carbs and sugar. The Sun (2017)A viewer may fish for information about how many viewings or offers are on the table. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Catching fish is a bonus. Times, Sunday Times (2016)FISH and chip shops should serve portions in standard sizes to cut obesity, say researchers. The Sun (2016)Add the smoked haddock and simmer for 4 min, or until the fish is just cooked. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We first met in the local fish and chip shop. The Sun (2008)Pat the fish fillets dry then dust the top generously with salt. Times, Sunday Times (2016)These are the cold fish of the commercial world. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Swedish cuisine revolves mainly around meat and fish dishes. Wood, Katie Cheap Eats Guide to Europe 1994 (1993)This can be seen in such contrasting areas as fish farming and grain production. Tom Cannon Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)Will he prove neither upfield fish nor midfield fowl? Times, Sunday Times (2016)But most of the talk down at the only hotel is about big fish. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Stir the fish sauce and white pepper into the stock. The Sun (2013)Make three deep cuts along the body of the fish. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We are trying to revolutionise fish farming. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We found out that you have to study what kind of fly catches each fish. Christianity Today (2000)The fish go crazy when the lobsters are pulled out of their dens. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The limited fresh fish range is supported by a solid frozen section. Smith, Drew Food Watch (1994)Veg and fish should be neither hot nor cold but warm. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In the meantime he has other fish to fry. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We cannot face one more cup of green tea or choke down any more oily fish. The Sun (2012)Those claiming to be affected range from care homes and property companies to fish shops. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Pat the fish dry inside and out using kitchen towel. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Most of them included fish and lean meats in their diet. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Carefully turn the fillets and cook for a further few minutes until the fish is just cooked through. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But they are stiff, bony fish and the young birds cannot eat them easily. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You need diversity in age, not just big fish. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The insulin of the more advanced bony fish, reptiles, and mammals is a little cluster of six chains. Wills, Christopher The Runaway Brain: the Evolution of Human Uniqueness (1993)

Synonyms of 'fish'

look (for), search, delve, ferret

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Translations for 'fish'

British English: fish /fɪʃ/ NOUN
A fish is a creature with a tail and fins that lives in water.
  • American English: fish
  • Arabic: سَمَكَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: peixe
  • Chinese:
  • Croatian: riba
  • Czech: ryba
  • Danish: fisk
  • Dutch: vis
  • European Spanish: pez
  • Finnish: kala
  • French: poisson
  • German: Fisch
  • Greek: ψάρι
  • Italian: pesce
  • Japanese:
  • Korean: 물고기
  • Norwegian: fisk
  • Polish: ryba
  • European Portuguese: peixe
  • Romanian: pește
  • Russian: рыба
  • Spanish: pez
  • Swedish: fisk
  • Thai: ปลา
  • Turkish: balık
  • Ukrainian: риба
  • Vietnamese: dưới nước
British English: fish /fɪʃ/ VERB
If you fish, you try to catch fish.
He regularly fishes with his dad.
  • American English: fish
  • Arabic: يَصْطادُ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: pescar
  • Chinese: 钓鱼
  • Croatian: ribariti
  • Czech: chytat ryby
  • Danish: fiske
  • Dutch: vissen
  • European Spanish: pescar
  • Finnish: kalastaa
  • French: pêcher
  • German: fischen
  • Greek: ψαρεύω
  • Italian: pescare
  • Japanese: 魚を捕る
  • Korean: 낚시하다
  • Norwegian: fiske
  • Polish: łowić
  • European Portuguese: pescar
  • Romanian: a pescui
  • Russian: рыбачить
  • Spanish: pescar
  • Swedish: fiska
  • Thai: ตกปลา
  • Turkish: balık avlamak
  • Ukrainian: ловити рибу
  • Vietnamese: câu cá

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