Guffer

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Guffer (Zoöl) The eelpout; guffer eel.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n guffer The viviparous blenny or eel-pout, Zoarces viviparus.
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Usage

In literature:

But they're foolishly fond of the Guffer Bird.
"The Glugs of Gosh" by C. J. Dennis
The trivial name of the viviparous blenny, or guffer, the backbone of which is green when boiled; also of the gar-fish.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
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