Definition of cunner
: either of two wrasses:a : a European wrasse (Crenilabrus melops)b : a wrasse (Tautogolabrus adspersus) common along the northeastern U.S. and adjacent Canadian coast
Origin and Etymology of cunner
First Known Use: 1602See Words from the same year
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