from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A croaking animal, especially a frog.
- n. A person who grumbles or habitually predicts evil.
- n. Any of various fishes, chiefly of the family Sciaenidae, that make croaking or grunting sounds.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One who croaks.
- n. A vocal pessimist, grumbler, or doomsayer.
- n. A frog.
- n. A fish in the family Sciaenidae, known for the throbbing sounds they make.
- n. A doctor.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who croaks, murmurs, grumbles, or complains unreasonably; one who habitually forebodes evil.
- n. A small American fish (Micropogon undulatus), of the Atlantic coast.
- n. An American fresh-water fish (Aplodinotus grunniens); -- called also drum.
- n. The surf fish of California.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bird or other animal that croaks.
- n. One who croaks, murmurs, or grumbles; one who complains unreasonably; one who takes a desponding view of everything; an alarmist.
- n. A corpse.
- n. A name of various fishes.
- n. The little roncador.
- n. Any fish of the sciænoid genus Micropogon, especially M. undulatus.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of several fishes that make a croaking noise
- n. the lean flesh of a saltwater fish caught along Atlantic coast of southern U.S.
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