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fallfish

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noun fall·fish \ˈfȯl-ˌfish\

Definition of fallfish

  1. :  a common silvery cyprinid fish (Semotilus corporalis) of the streams of northeastern North America



Circa 1811

First Known Use of fallfish

circa 1811


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