Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any fish of the family Sciaenidae; they make a loud noise by means of an air bladder.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Any fish of the family Sciænidæ, which makes a loud noise by means of its air bladder; -- called also drum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as drum, 11.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small to medium-sized bottom-dwelling food and game fishes of shallow coastal and fresh waters that make a drumming noise

Etymologies

drum +‎ fish (Wiktionary)

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