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
John Carlisle, a British anesthesiologist (and legend in medical statistics) first called attention to the fact that something seemed fishy about PREDIMED in this June 2017 paper.
Its oily disintegration runs unchecked, yielding a glut of fishy fat fragments too pungent for a delicate poke.
My mother was satisfactorily grossed out by the stories and their carload of grimy, fishy equipment.
Those who study the zone have long needed a safer way to bring its fishy residents to the surface without killing them.
Pasta variations were usually available alongside entrees that included lobster, filet mignon, fish and fowl — all quite satisfying except for one minor demerit when crab cakes came out with a slight mushy fishy taste.
Side effects from omega 3 fatty acids can include burping up a fishy taste, stomach distress, and heartburn.
Unless her dog suddenly sprouted legs and opposable thumbs, then this entire sequence is fishier than, well, sushi.
According to the Mayo Clinic, symptoms include vaginal itching, thin discharge that is gray, white or green, and an accompanying fishy smell.
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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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