from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a container, usually made out of glass or acrylic, specifically designed for holding water and marine life

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

  • n. a tank or pool or bowl filled with water for keeping live fish and underwater animals


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Liz looked at me a second then at the big fish tank that’s part of Bahama Joe’s decoration.


  • Ron's magic wand was lying on top of a fish tank full of frog spawn on the windowsill, next to his fat gray rat, Scabbers, who was snoozing in a patch of sun.

    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

  • A few bars of slanted light came through the shutters and glanced off the fish tank across the room, where a two-foot silver dragon fish cut through the water.

    Slice Of Cherry


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.