globe·​fish ˈglōb-ˌfish How to pronounce globefish (audio)

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The plastic containers fill quickly with a varied menu: There are round, plump globefish that look like mini basketballs; long, slender fish; wide, flat fish; 8-kilogram cod, 10 of which fill a bucket the size of your bathtub. Mitch Goldich,, 15 Feb. 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1668, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of globefish was in 1668

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Cite this Entry

“Globefish.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Mar. 2023.

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globe·​fish ˈglōb-ˌfish How to pronounce globefish (audio)
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