rosefish


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rose·fish

 (rōz′fĭsh′)
n. pl. rosefish or rose·fish·es

rosefish

(ˈrəʊzˌfɪʃ)
n, pl -fish or -fishes
1. (Animals) a red scorpaenid food fish, Sebastes marinus, of North Atlantic coastal waters
2. (Animals) any of various other red fishes

red•fish

(ˈrɛdˌfɪʃ)

n., pl. (esp. collectively) -fish, (esp. for kinds or species) -fish•es.
1. Also called ocean perch, rosefish. a North Atlantic rockfish, Sebastes marinus, used for food.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rosefish - North Atlantic rockfishrosefish - North Atlantic rockfish    
rockfish - the lean flesh of any of various valuable market fish caught among rocks
2.rosefish - large fish of northern Atlantic coasts of America and Europe
rockfish - marine food fish found among rocks along the northern coasts of Europe and America
Translations
سَمَك وَردي اللون
losos
jūras asaris
pembe balık

rose1

(rəuz) noun
1. a kind of brightly-coloured, usually sweet-scented flower, usually with sharp thorns.
2. (also adjective) (of) a pink colour. Her dress was pale rose.
rosette (rəˈzet) , ((American) rou-) noun
a badge or decoration in the shape of a rose, made of coloured ribbon etc.
ˈrosy adjective
1. rose-coloured; pink. rosy cheeks.
2. bright; hopeful. His future looks rosy.
ˈrosily adverb
ˈrosiness noun
ˈrosefish noun
North Atlantic rose-coloured fish used for food.
ˈrose hip noun
the red fruit of a rose, which is rich in vitamin C.
ˈrosewood noun, adjective
(of) a dark wood used for making furniture. a rose wood cabinet.
look at / see through rose-coloured spectacles/glasses
to take an over-optimistic view of.
References in periodicals archive ?
*The blackbelly scorpion, also called rosefish, can be found near soft bottom areas of the continental shelf and its upper slope, typically in water over 500 feet deep.
The Islamorada Rips are about 15 miles offshore in depths of400 to 800 feet, and those are good prospecting grounds for tilefish, rosefish, barrel fish and others.
The phrase roter Barsch (red perch) and the compound Rotbarsch (red_perch, 'rosefish') illustrate the contrast.