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Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fishily — fishy ► ADJECTIVE (fishier, fishiest) 1) referring to or resembling a fish or fish. 2) informal arousing feelings of doubt or suspicion. DERIVATIVES fishily adverb fishiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • fishily — See fishy. * * * …   Universalium

  • fishily — adverb In a fishy manner …   Wiktionary

  • fishily — adv. queerly, strangely, oddly, unusually …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fishily — fish·i·ly …   English syllables

  • fishily — adverb in a questionably unusual manner this money had been queerly come by • Syn: ↑queerly • Derived from adjective: ↑fishy …   Useful english dictionary

  • fishy — fishily, adv. fishiness, n. /fish ee/, adj., fishier, fishiest. 1. like a fish in shape, smell, taste, or the like. 2. consisting of fish. 3. abounding in fish. 4. Informal. improbable, as a story; unlikely. 5. Informal. of q …   Universalium

  • queerly — adverb 1. in a questionably unusual manner this money had been queerly come by • Syn: ↑fishily • Derived from adjective: ↑fishy (for: ↑fishily) 2. in a strange manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • fishly — like fish, fishily …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fishiness — See fishily. * * * …   Universalium

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