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kingfish

noun king·fish \ˈkiŋ-ˌfish\

Definition of KINGFISH

1
:  any of several marine croakers (family Sciaenidae)
a :  any of three fishes (Menticirrhus americanus, M. littoralis, and M. saxatilis) of shallow coastal waters of the Atlantic Ocean
b :  a small silvery food and sport fish (Genyonemus lineatus) of inshore waters especially of California —called also white croaker
3
:  an undisputed master in an area or group

Examples of KINGFISH

  1. <as a kingfish in the state's political circles, he was accustomed to being courted by presidential hopefuls>

First Known Use of KINGFISH

1750

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