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n. pl. weakfish or weak·fish·es
1. A marine food and game fish (Cynoscion regalis) of North American Atlantic waters, having small dark spots on the back. Also called seatrout, squeteague.
2. Any of various other marine fishes of the family Sciaenidae and chiefly of the genus Cynoscion.
n, pl -fish or -fishes
(Animals) any of several sciaenid sea trouts, esp Cynoscion regalis, a food and game fish of American Atlantic coastal waters
n., pl. (esp. collectively) -fish, (esp. for kinds or species) -fish•es.
any food fish of the genus Cynoscion, as C. regalis, inhabiting waters along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the U.S.
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|Noun||1.||weakfish - lean flesh of food and game fishes of the Atlantic coast of the United States|
Cynoscion regalis, weakfish - food and game fish of North American coastal waters with a mouth from which hooks easily tear out
Cynoscion nebulosus, spotted sea trout, spotted squeateague, spotted weakfish - weakfish of southern Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of United States
saltwater fish - flesh of fish from the sea used as food
|2.||weakfish - food and game fish of North American coastal waters with a mouth from which hooks easily tear out|
sea trout - any of several sciaenid fishes of North American coastal waters
weakfish - lean flesh of food and game fishes of the Atlantic coast of the United States