angelfish

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n angelfish sharks with broad flat bodies and winglike pectoral fins but that swim the way sharks do
    • n angelfish deep-bodied disk-shaped food fish of warmer western Atlantic coastal waters
    • n angelfish a butterfly fish of the genus Pomacanthus
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Usage

In literature:

It looks to be a school of angelfish.
"Caribbee" by Thomas Hoover
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In poetry:

The sardonic sardine had his sly heart's wish
When the angelfish fought with the paradise fish.
'T was a sight gave the bluefish the blues to see,
But the seal concealed a wicked glee—
"Don't You See?" by Katharine Lee Bates

In news:

Aquarium showing rare peppermint angelfish and abe's angelfish .
Aquarium showing rare peppermint angelfish and abe's angelfish.
Detour to Angelfish And a Patron Saint .
Parents waiting out swim classes will tap WiFi, sip tea and greet their minnow minions with cookies to match the name of their classes, from dolphins to angelfish to sea stars (hint: the stars aren't the most advanced).
Learn how to make Angelfish Origami with our video and slideshow.
Angelfish Origami Video and Slideshow.
AngelFISH program delivers Christmas to 278 local kids.
AngelFISH volunteer Val Cass makes sure a stray pony gets to his new home safely.
Ken Yuszkus/Staff photo Anthony Bouldin's angelfish are among the Lego sculptures now on display at the Wenham Museum.
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