kingfish

Definitions of kingfish
  1. noun
    any of several food and game fishes of the drum family indigenous to warm Atlantic waters of the North American coast
    see moresee less
    type of:
    whiting
    any of several food fishes of North American coastal waters
  2. noun
    large edible mackerel of temperate United States coastal Atlantic waters
    synonyms: Scomberomorus regalis, cero, pintado
    see moresee less
    type of:
    Spanish mackerel
    any of several large marine food fishes of the genus Scomberomorus
  3. noun
    small silvery marine food fish found off California
    synonyms: Genyonemus lineatus, chenfish, white croaker
    see moresee less
    type of:
    croaker
    any of several fishes that make a croaking noise
  4. noun
    large game fish of Australia and New Zealand
    synonyms: Seriola grandis
    see moresee less
    type of:
    jack
    any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas
  5. noun
    the lean flesh of any of several fish caught off the Atlantic coast of the United States
    see moresee less
    type of:
    saltwater fish
    flesh of fish from the sea used as food
Word Family