blowfish

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n blowfish any of numerous marine fishes whose elongated spiny body can inflate itself with water or air to form a globe; several species contain a potent nerve poison; closely related to spiny puffers
    • n blowfish delicacy that is highly dangerous because of a potent nerve poison in ovaries and liver
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n blowfish The wall-eyed pike, Stizostedion vitreum.
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Usage


In news:

If you've ever had the unpleasant experience of puffing up like a blowfish after eating a food that didn't agree with your immune system, then you know how important food labeling can be.
Blowfish taking steps toward new multi-purpose facility in Lexington.
Fans come out to the downtown stadium to watch the Columbia Blowfish on Sunday, Aug 5, 2012, in what could be one of the final games in the ballpark that dates back to the 1920s.
Hootie and the Blowfish will release a self-titled album, their first new set in nearly five years, March 4th on Atlantic Records.
That's Japanese for pufferfish or blowfish, perhaps the world's most notorious seafood.
Hoodie and The Blowfish are back together again.
Hootie & the Blowfish guitarist Mark Bryan likes to escape the rigors and requirements of the music business by, of all things, playing in a rock band.
Mark Bryan of Hootie and the Blowfish gets some air during a guitar solo as the band performs in Columbia.
Blowfish Live in the Sea by Paula Fox Dell, 116 pp.
Trying to take a stand against rampant ticket scalping at rock concerts, Hootie and the Blowfish, a popular rock band, said it would not honor hundreds of tickets for concerts at Jones Beach that apparently got into the hands of scalpers .
Smithereens , former Blowfish rock Independence Day.
The Hootie & the Blowfish frontman turned country solo sensation goes back to his former college and performs several songs for the crowd.
ASHEBORO, N.C.- The Columbia Blowfish topped the Asheboro Copperheads 3-0 Thursday night in their final regular season game.
For those of us on the sidelines, it's a singular treat to observe editorial writers and columnists puffing themselves out like blowfish as they stretch for just the right persuasive passage for us to ponder.
Columbia Blowfish considering move to Lexington County.
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