tre·​val·​ly trə-ˈva-lē How to pronounce trevally (audio)
plural trevallies also trevallys
: any of various carangid fishes (especially genus Caranx)

Word History


origin unknown

First Known Use

1871, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of trevally was in 1871

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“Trevally.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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