chogset
Cunner Cun"ner (k[u^]n"n[~e]r), n. [Cf. {Conner}.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) A small edible fish of the Atlantic coast ({Ctenolabrus adspersus}); -- called also {chogset}, {burgall}, {blue perch}, and {bait stealer}. [Written also {conner}.] (b) A small shellfish; the limpet or patella. [1913 Webster]

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  • Chogset — Chog set, n. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Cunner}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chogset — chog·set …   English syllables

  • chogset — ˈchägsə̇t, gzə̇t noun ( s) Etymology: of Algonquian origin; akin to Pequot cachauxet cunner, Natick chohchohkesit striped, spotted : cunner b …   Useful english dictionary

  • bait stealer — Cunner Cun ner (k[u^]n n[ e]r), n. [Cf. {Conner}.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A small edible fish of the Atlantic coast ({Ctenolabrus adspersus}); called also {chogset}, {burgall}, {blue perch}, and {bait stealer}. [Written also {conner}.] (b) A small… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blue perch — Cunner Cun ner (k[u^]n n[ e]r), n. [Cf. {Conner}.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A small edible fish of the Atlantic coast ({Ctenolabrus adspersus}); called also {chogset}, {burgall}, {blue perch}, and {bait stealer}. [Written also {conner}.] (b) A small… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • burgall — Cunner Cun ner (k[u^]n n[ e]r), n. [Cf. {Conner}.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A small edible fish of the Atlantic coast ({Ctenolabrus adspersus}); called also {chogset}, {burgall}, {blue perch}, and {bait stealer}. [Written also {conner}.] (b) A small… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • conner — Cunner Cun ner (k[u^]n n[ e]r), n. [Cf. {Conner}.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A small edible fish of the Atlantic coast ({Ctenolabrus adspersus}); called also {chogset}, {burgall}, {blue perch}, and {bait stealer}. [Written also {conner}.] (b) A small… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ctenolabrus adspersus — Cunner Cun ner (k[u^]n n[ e]r), n. [Cf. {Conner}.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A small edible fish of the Atlantic coast ({Ctenolabrus adspersus}); called also {chogset}, {burgall}, {blue perch}, and {bait stealer}. [Written also {conner}.] (b) A small… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cunner — Cun ner (k[u^]n n[ e]r), n. [Cf. {Conner}.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A small edible fish of the Atlantic coast ({Ctenolabrus adspersus}); called also {chogset}, {burgall}, {blue perch}, and {bait stealer}. [Written also {conner}.] (b) A small shellfish;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • burgall — n. Conner, cunner, chogset, blue perch …   New dictionary of synonyms

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