silverside

play
noun sil·ver·side \ˈsil-vər-ˌsīd\

Definition of silverside

  1. :  any of various small chiefly marine bony fishes (family Atherinidae) with a silvery stripe along each side of the body

1820

First Known Use of silverside

1820


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up silverside? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

skillful, artistic, or intricate

Get Word of the Day daily email!