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A pond containing or stocked with fish.



a small pond containing fish.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fishpond - a freshwater pond with fish
pond, pool - a small lake; "the pond was too small for sailing"


[ˈfɪʃpɒnd] Nestanque m (de peces)


[ˈfɪʃˌpɒnd] n (in garden) → vasca per i pesci
References in classic literature ?
Said Lina: 'Be a fishpond, and I will be the duck upon it.
A large circular fishpond with stone sides, and an allegorical leaden monster in the middle, occupies the centre of the square.
They told me there were fountains and fishponds in the garden, all paved on the bottom and sides with the same; and fine statues set up in rows on the walks, entirely formed of the porcelain earth, burnt whole.
Let us say here that a prince's apartment was then composed of never less than eleven large rooms, from the chamber of state to the oratory, not to mention the galleries, baths, vapor-baths, and other "superfluous places," with which each apartment was provided; not to mention the private gardens for each of the king's guests; not to mention the kitchens, the cellars, the domestic offices, the general refectories of the house, the poultry-yards, where there were twenty-two general laboratories, from the bakehouses to the wine-cellars; games of a thousand sorts, malls, tennis, and riding at the ring; aviaries, fishponds, menageries, stables, barns, libraries, arsenals and foundries.
Invitation to tender: Revitalization of the fishpond in cortaillod
I will charge you for serious neglect of duty, making Boracay a fishpond or a sewer pool,' Duterte said in a speech in Cebu City on Monday.
I will charge you for serious neglect of duty for making Boracay a fishpond or a sewer pool.
Noel Mulongo, 30, was found at the farm, while the nine-year-old daughter was found in a fishpond 500m away.
The facts about Fishpond coatings have great attraction for them and one main attraction is affordability of the product.
If another country succeeds - through might, not right - in making the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) their exclusive fishpond, it will not only lead to the disappearance of a large chunk of space from our territory, but also fish from our table," Recto, who is running for re-election, said.
THE parents of two-yearold twin boys who drowned after falling into a fishpond have said they are shocked and devastated by the loss of their "miracle babies".
Nothing but cracked, parched land surrounds caretaker Dominador Hufalar as he surveys what used to be a fishpond in Barangay Biday, San Fernando City, La Union.