Examples of fishy in a Sentence
There's something fishy about that guy.
something's fishy about the way he's acting
Recent Examples of fishy from the Web
To critics of the IAAF decision, that outcome seems fishy.
Something fishy was in the air last Tuesday against Roma.
Meanwhile, for someone who has nothing to hide, the commander-in-chief is acting pretty fishy.
Avocado Chickpea Tuna Salad There’s nothing fishy about this satisfying tuna salad recipe from Cafe Delites.
What the researchers have landed on is a truly fishy robot, both in form and function.
Zanclus is named for a species of fish, but there was nothing fishy about his front-running victory in Saturday’s 108th running $30,000 My Lady’s Manor.
But for those not sipping the Kool-Aid, Southern’s recent response to the advocacy group Consejo de Latinos Unidos tastes fishy.
The tuna itself, well cut into bite-size cubes, wore a simple marinade that allowed its reverence for the ocean to come through without being overly fishy.
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FISHY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fishy for English Language Learners
: of or relating to fish; especially : tasting or smelling like a fish
: causing doubt or suspicion : likely to be bad, untrue, dishonest, etc.
FISHY Defined for Kids
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