Definition of 'lobster'
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Example sentences containing 'lobster'
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My neighbour was presented with a live lobster and had no idea how to prepare it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They are not known to attack humans and live off crabs and lobsters. The Sun (2013)On offer are rice dishes plus fresh lobster and crab. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Fishermen report having their lobster and crab pots towed away. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Bring to the boil and add the live lobsters. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Lobster and fresh mackerel are available in season. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He is noted for his exuberant style and previously caused uproar by boiling lobsters live on the show. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The restaurant serves fresh lobster salads. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The imaginative menu includes delicious lobster, oysters and squid. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They can call on salmon from the Pacific and lobster and crab from the east coast. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Live lobster was flown in daily as the caravan crossed Siberia. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)I would far rather eat fresh crab than lobster. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Three scuba diving pals were freeing lobster pots for local fishermen when a 12ft anchor emerged slowly from the gloom. The Sun (2006)Local specialities include seafood platters piled high with glistening crabs, lobster and prawns on a bed of crushed ice. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We loved the stylishly presented lobster soup with crab and chilli toast, followed by flavoursome smoked saddle of lamb with saffron sauce. The Sun (2014)A mutant crab has been caught in a fisherman's lobster pot. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He gets fish fresh off the boats and we have lobster pots out in the sea, so we feel very connected to the environment. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is a rather indulgent affair that includes foie gras, smoked salmon, oysters and lobster. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But I've used empty lobster shells or a dead crab. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'lobster'
British English: lobster /ˈlɒbstə/ NOUN
A lobster is a sea creature with a hard shell, two large claws, and eight legs.
She sold me two live lobsters.
- American English: lobster
- Arabic: سَرَطَانُ البَحْرِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: lagosta
- Chinese: 龙虾
- Croatian: jastog
- Czech: humr
- Danish: hummer
- Dutch: zeekreeft
- European Spanish: langosta
- Finnish: hummeri
- French: homard
- German: Hummer
- Greek: αστακός
- Italian: aragosta
- Japanese: ロブスター
- Korean: 바닷가재
- Norwegian: hummer
- Polish: homar
- European Portuguese: lagosta
- Romanian: homar
- Russian: омар
- Spanish: langosta
- Swedish: hummer
- Thai: กุ้งทะเลขนาดใหญ่
- Turkish: ıstakoz
- Ukrainian: лобстер
- Vietnamese: tôm hùm
Definition of lobster from the Collins English Dictionary
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