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sea·food

 (sē′fo͞od′)
n.
Edible fish or shellfish from the sea.

seafood

(ˈsiːˌfuːd)
n
(Cookery) edible saltwater fish or shellfish

sea•food

(ˈsiˌfud)

n.
any fish or shellfish from the sea used for food.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.seafood - edible fish (broadly including freshwater fish) or shellfish or roe etcseafood - edible fish (broadly including freshwater fish) or shellfish or roe etc
solid food, food - any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment; "food and drink"
saltwater fish - flesh of fish from the sea used as food
freshwater fish - flesh of fish from fresh water used as food
calamari, calamary, squid - (Italian cuisine) squid prepared as food
octopus - tentacles of octopus prepared as food
winkle, periwinkle - small edible marine snail; steamed in wine or baked
whelk - large marine snail much used as food in Europe
shellfish - meat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially a mollusk or crustacean)
prawn, shrimp - any of various edible decapod crustaceans
whitefish - any market fish--edible saltwater fish or shellfish--except herring
hard roe, roe - fish eggs or egg-filled ovary; having a grainy texture
milt, soft roe - fish sperm or sperm-filled reproductive gland; having a creamy texture

seafood

Seafood

abalone, anchovy, Balmain bug (Austral.), barramundi, bass, blackfish, bloater, blue cod, bonito, bream, brill, butterfish, callop, carp, catfish, clam, clappy-doo or clabby-doo (Scot.), cockle, coalfish or saithe, cockle, cod, codling, crab, crayfish or crawfish, dab, dogfish, dorado, Dover sole, Dublin Bay prawn, eel, flounder, gemfish, grayling, Greenland halibut, haddock, hake, halibut, herring, huss, jewfish, John Dory, kahawai or Australian salmon, kingfish, king prawn, kipper, langoustine, lemon sole, ling, lobster, lumpfish, mackerel, marron, megrim, monkfish, Moreton Bay bug (Austral.), morwong, mullet, mulloway, mussel, nannygai, Norway lobster, octopus, oyster, parrotfish, perch, pike, pilchard, pipi, plaice, pollack, pomfret, pout, prawn, queenie or queen scallop, rainbow trout, redfish, red snapper, roach, rockfish, salmon, sardine, scallop or scollop, sea cucumber, shad, shark, shrimp, sild, skate, skipjack tuna, snapper, snoek, snook, sockeye or red salmon, sole, sprat, squid, swordfish, tarakihi or terakihi, teraglin, tiger prawn, tilefish, trevally (Austral. & N.Z.), trout, tuna or tunny, turbot, wahoo, whelk, whitebait, whiting, winkle, witch, wolffish, yabby or yabbie (Austral.), yellow belly (Austral.), zander
Translations
الَأطْعِمَةُ البَحْرِيَّةسَمَك، مأكولات بَحْرِيَّه، صَدَفمَطْعَم مأكولات بَحْرِيَّه
mořské plodymořských jídelplody moře
skaldyr
kala- ja äyriäisruoat
fruits de merfruit de mer
morski rakovi, školjke i ribe
halételektengeri hal
fiskmetis-, sjávarfangs-sæfang, fiskmeti
シーフード
해산물
potrava z mora
morska hrana
fisk- och skaldjur
อาหารทะเล
deniz mahsulü/ürünüdeniz ürünlerideniz ürünü
hải sản

seafood

[ˈsiːfuːd]
A. Nmarisco m, mariscos mpl
B. CPD seafood cocktail Ncóctel m de marisco(s)
seafood restaurant Nmarisquería f

seafood

[ˈsiːfuːd]
nfruits mpl de mer
I don't like seafood → Je n'aime pas les fruits de mer.
modif [restaurant] → de fruits de mer; [salad] → de fruits de mer; [industry] → des fruits de mer seafood platterseafood platter nplateau m de fruits de mer

seafood

[ˈsiːˌfuːd] nfrutti mpl di mare

sea

(siː) noun
1. (often with the) the mass of salt water covering most of the Earth's surface. I enjoy swimming in the sea; over land and sea; The sea is very deep here; (also adjective) A whale is a type of large sea animal.
2. a particular area of sea. the Baltic Sea; These fish are found in tropical seas.
3. a particular state of the sea. mountainous seas.
ˈseaward(s) adverb
towards the sea; away from the land. The yacht left the harbour and sailed seawards.
ˈseaboard noun
the seacoast. the eastern seaboard of the United States.
sea breeze
a breeze blowing from the sea towards the land.
ˈseafaring adjective
of work or travel on ships. a seafaring man.
ˈseafood noun
fish, especially shellfish.
adjective
seafood restaurants.
ˈseafront noun
a promenade or part of a town with its buildings facing the sea.
ˈsea-going adjective
designed and equipped for travelling on the sea. a sea-going yacht.
ˈseagull noun
a gull.
sea level
the level of the surface of the sea used as a base from which the height of land can be measured. three hundred metres above sea level.
ˈsea-lion noun
a type of large seal.
ˈseamanplural ˈseamen noun
a sailor, especially a member of a ship's crew who is not an officer.
ˈseaport noun
a port on the coast.
ˈseashell noun
the (empty) shell of a sea creature.
ˈseashore noun
the land close to the sea.
ˈseasick adjective
ill because of the motion of a ship at sea. Were you seasick on the voyage?
ˈseasickness noun
ˈseaside noun
(usually with the) a place beside the sea. We like to go to the seaside in the summer.
ˈseaweed noun
plants growing in the sea. The beach was covered with seaweed.
ˈseaworthy adjective
(negative unseaworthy) (of a ship) suitably built and in good enough condition to sail at sea.
ˈseaworthiness noun
at sea
1. on a ship and away from land. He has been at sea for four months.
2. puzzled or bewildered. Can I help you? You seem all at sea.
go to sea
to become a sailor. He wants to go to sea.
put to sea
to leave the land or a port. They planned to put to sea the next day.

seafood

الَأطْعِمَةُ البَحْرِيَّة mořské plody skaldyr Meeresfrüchte θαλασσινά marisco kala- ja äyriäisruoat fruits de mer morski rakovi, školjke i ribe frutti di mare シーフード 해산물 zeevruchten sjømat owoce morza frutos do mar, marisco морепродукты fisk- och skaldjur อาหารทะเล deniz ürünü hải sản 海鲜
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