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Verb
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fish, plural; fishes, plural;
  1. Mend or strengthen (a beam, joint, mast, etc.) with a fish

  2. Join (rails in a railroad track) with a fishplate

Noun
  1. A flat plate of metal, wood, or another material that is fixed on a beam or across a joint in order to give additional strength, esp. on a ship's damaged mast or spar as a temporary repair


  1. any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills; "the shark is a large fish"; "in the living room there was a tank of colorful fish"
  2. seek indirectly; "fish for compliments"
  3. catch or try to catch fish or shellfish; "I like to go fishing on weekends"
  4. the flesh of fish used as food; "in Japan most fish is eaten raw"; "after the scare about foot-and-mouth disease a lot of people started eating fish instead of meat"; "they have a chef who specializes in fish"
  5. Pisces: (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces
  6. Pisces: the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about February 19 to March 20
  7. A fish is any aquatic vertebrate animal that is covered with scales, and equipped with two sets of paired fins and several unpaired fins. Most fish are "cold-blooded", or ectothermic, allowing their body temperatures to vary as ambient temperatures change. ...
  8. Fish! is a text adventure game by Magnetic Scrolls released in .
  9. The FISH! philosophy is a workplace management system created by John Christensen. The system was first published as a film, with a spin-off series of books. ...
  10. Fish was a BBC drama series of 2000, starring Paul McGann as an idealistic lawyer who specialised in industrial tribunals. In court, he often came up against a female lawyer, played by Jemma Redgrave. ...
  11. Beyond the Black Stump is an Australian comic strip written by Sean Leahy. It won the "Best Comic Strip" at the 2003 National Coffs Harbour Cartoon Awards and the "Comic Strip Cartoonist of the Year" at the Australian Cartoonist's Association's Stanley Award the same year.
  12. Go Fish (or simply Deep Sea Diving with The Devil) is a simple card game. It is usually played by two to five players, although it can be played with up to ten.
  13. A cold-blooded vertebrate animal that lives in water, moving with the help of fins and breathing with gills; Any animal that lives exclusively in water; The flesh of the fish used as food; A period of time spent fishing; An instance of seeking something; A card game in which the object is ...
  14. (fishy) diminutive of fish; Of, from, or similar to fish; Suspicious; inspiring doubt
  15. (Fishes) A common name for the sign of Pisces.
  16. Fishes belong to the group of Vertebrates. The oldest known fish fossils are known from the lower Cambrian period. The first fishes belong to the group of jawless fishes (Agnatha). At the beginning of the Silurian period, the first jaw-fishes occurred (Chondrichthyes). ...
  17. (Fishing) Recovering the tools or pipe that have been accidentally lost down the borehole by using specially designed tools that screw into or grab the missing equipment.
  18. (Fishing) Retrieving objects from the borehole, such as a broken drillstring, or tools.
  19. (fishing) A player who stays in a poker game longer than advisable generally is fishing for the card or two that will make the hand a winner.
  20. (Fishing) The procedure of locating and retrieving an object (a ‘fish’) that has accidentally fallen into, or been left in the borehole, and must be retrieved before mechanical operations can be resumed.
  21. (FISHING (A.K.A. DUMPING)) To play only one or two tiles, usually for few points, keeping five or six really good tiles, with the hope of playing a high-scoring word next turn.
  22. (FISHING) Alappuzha is a great centre of fisheries. 'Chakara' a rare marine phenomenon in which a large number of fish throng together in the early days of May to August is a peculiarity of Purakkad, one of the main fishing centres on the coast of the Arabian Sea. ...
  23. (FISHING) The act of trying to retreive a tool or pump part dropped down into a well. It also is the name for the tool used to extract foot valves from open top cylinders.
  24. (FISHING) Throwing out one tile in the hope of picking up a specific tile to make a bonus word:
  25. (FISHING) a jerk at one end of the line waiting for a jerk at the other end.