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Meaning of "crampfish" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRAMPFISH

crampfish  [ˈkræmpˌfɪʃ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRAMPFISH

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conjunction
determiner
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Crampfish is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CRAMPFISH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of crampfish in the English dictionary

The definition of crampfish in the dictionary is a ray of the order Torpediniformes with electric organs on either side of its head; also called the electric ray, torpedo, or numbfish.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRAMPFISH


blowfish
ˈbləʊˌfɪʃ
catfish
ˈkætˌfɪʃ
crawfish
ˈkrɔːˌfɪʃ
crayfish
ˈkreɪˌfɪʃ
dealfish
ˈdiːlˌfɪʃ
flatfish
ˈflætˌfɪʃ
goldfish
ˈɡəʊldˌfɪʃ
jellyfish
ˈdʒɛlɪˌfɪʃ
lumpfish
ˈlʌmpˌfɪʃ
pipefish
ˈpaɪpˌfɪʃ
pupfish
ˈpʌpˌfɪʃ
sailfish
ˈseɪlˌfɪʃ
shellfish
ˈʃɛlˌfɪʃ
snipefish
ˈsnaɪpˌfɪʃ
starfish
ˈstɑːˌfɪʃ
stockfish
ˈstɒkˌfɪʃ
sunfish
ˈsʌnˌfɪʃ
swordfish
ˈsɔːdˌfɪʃ
triggerfish
ˈtrɪɡəˌfɪʃ
whitefish
ˈwaɪtˌfɪʃ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRAMPFISH

cramboclink
crame
crammable
crammed
crammer
cramming
cramoisie
cramoisy
cramp
cramp ball
cramp iron
cramp someone´s style
crampbark
cramped
cramper
crampet
crampon
crampon technique
cramponning
crampy

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRAMPFISH

baitfish
big fish
bluefish
drink like a fish
elfish
finfish
fish
flowerhorn fish
flying fish
kettle of fish
killifish
kingfish
milkfish
oafish
parrotfish
river fish
selfish
unselfish
wolfish
zebrafish

Synonyms and antonyms of crampfish in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «crampfish» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRAMPFISH

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crampfish
1,325 millions of speakers

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crampfish
570 millions of speakers

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crampfish
510 millions of speakers

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crampfish
380 millions of speakers
ar

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crampfish
280 millions of speakers

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crampfish
278 millions of speakers

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crampfish
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

crampfish
260 millions of speakers

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crampfish
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Crampfish
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zitterrochen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

crampfish
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

crampfish
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Crampfish
85 millions of speakers
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crampfish
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

crampfish
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

क्रॅन्डफिश
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

torpilbalığı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

crampfish
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

crampfish
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

crampfish
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

crampfish
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

crampfish
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

crampfish
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

crampfish
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

crampfish
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of crampfish

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRAMPFISH»

The term «crampfish» is barely ever used and occupies the 198.681 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRAMPFISH» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about crampfish

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRAMPFISH»

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An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language
... and lightnings;' Hakluyt, Voy.iii. 719.– Span. tronada,a thunderstorm. – Span. tronar, tothunder. – L. tonāre, tothunder. See Thunder. TORPEDO, the crampfish; a kind of eel that produces numbness by communicating an electric shock.
Walter W. Skeat, 2013
2
Essays of Michel de Montaigne — Complete
That it is so, the crampfish has this quality, not only to benumb all the members that touch her, but even throughthe nets transmita heavy dulness intothe hands of those thatmove andhandle them; nay,it is further said thatifone pour water upon ...
Michel de Montaigne, 2014
3
International Wildlife Encyclopedia: Index volume
... 761 Electric ray (torpedo fish; torpedo; torpedo ray; numbfish; crampfish)'6: 764 -766; 17: 2332 Atlantic 6: 764, 765-766; 17: 2332 Australian crampfish 6: 764 Pacific 6: 766 Elephant-nose fish 13: 1749, 2750 Elephant trunk fish see Spiny eel, ...
‎2002
4
Yachting
They couldn't always send a man below to rouse him out and no manner of yelling would disturb him. But old Tom solved the problem and he didn't even have to go ashore to do it. ▻ "Old Tom caught a good-sized crampfish. He knew all ...
5
The Poems of Garth and King
... Africa lost the breed of one monster more than it had before "V, There are many Receipts in the BookP to dress Crampfish, that numb the hands of those that touch them; the Cuttle-fish, whose blood is like ink; the Pourconltrel, or Many-feet;  ...
Sir Samuel Garth, William King, 1779
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WORD JUDGE USA
... CRAMBOS CRAMMED CRAMMER CRAMMERS CRAMMING CRAMOISIE CRAMOISIES CRAMOISY CRAMP CRAMPED CRAMPFISH CRAMPFISHES CRAMPIER CRAMPIEST CRAMPING CRAMPIT CRAMPITS CRAMPON CRAMPONS ...
Maliha Mendoza Mahmood, 2013
7
The retrospective review
A lazy moat the grot encompassed With waters which were never known to stir; Upon whose bank secure Oblivion's bed Was made of sluggish moss and caked fur : The Remora's and Crampfish groping lay About the bottom of the mud and ...
8
The Roman Empire at Bay, AD 180–395
... the swift Cuckoofish, the yellow Erythinus,the Citharus, the red Mullet . . . others feed in the shallows and the mud –the Skate and the monstertribes of the Oxray, and the terrible Stingray and the rightlynamed Crampfish. (Hal. 1.92–97, 102–4, ...
David S. Potter, 2004
9
Irish-English Dictionary
... the torpedo or crampfish. Cpxxjn, a sow, the female of a beast. C/tajojm and c^ e;n;m, to gnaw. Cfta;nt/-e;le, tough phlegm. C/ia;te, shrunk. Champa, a knot. C/ tanab, a choosing by lots. Cfiana jlac, a carpenter. Cftanajbe, a decrepid old man.
John O'Brien, 1832
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Focalóir gaoidhilge-sax-bhéarla: or, An Irish-English dictionary
Graimp-ia'sg , the Torpedo or Crampfish. Cra'in, a sow, the female of a Beast. Crajnim & creinim* to gnaw. Craintseile, tough flegrp. Craite , shrunk. Crampa , a knot. Cranadh, a choosing by lots. Cranaghlach , a Carpenter, CRANAiDHE,a ...
John O'Brien, 1768

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