Definition of dollarfish

  1. 1 :  a small marine butterfish (Poronotus triacanthus) of the family Stromateidae with a laterally compressed body common in summer on the Atlantic coast of the northern and middle U.S. —called also harvest fish

  2. 2 :  lookdown

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Origin and Etymology of dollarfish

so called from its shape and the silver color of the young

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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