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Meaning of "fish finger" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FISH FINGER

fish finger  [fɪʃ ˈfɪŋɡə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FISH FINGER

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verb
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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fish finger 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 FISH FINGER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

fish finger

Fish finger

Fish fingers, known as fish sticks in American and Canadian English and by translations of that name in most other languages, are a processed food made using a whitefish, such as cod, haddock or pollock, which has been battered or breaded. They are commonly available in the frozen food section of supermarkets. They can be baked in the oven, grilled, shallow fried, or deep-fried.

Definition of fish finger in the English dictionary

The definition of fish finger in the dictionary is an oblong piece of filleted or minced fish coated in breadcrumbs.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FISH FINGER


alcheringa
ˌæltʃəˈrɪŋɡə
anhinga
ænˈhɪŋɡə
barasinga
ˌbærəˈsɪŋɡə
barasingha
ˌbærəˈsɪŋɡə
befinger
bɪˈfɪŋɡə
caatinga
kɑːˈtɪŋɡə
churinga
tʃəˈrɪŋɡə
cotinga
kəˈtɪŋɡə
finger
ˈfɪŋɡə
fishfinger
ˈfɪʃˈfɪŋɡə
forefinger
ˈfɔːˌfɪŋɡə
gringa
ˈɡrɪŋɡə
ladyfinger
ˈleɪdɪˌfɪŋɡə
linga
ˈlɪŋɡə
linger
ˈlɪŋɡə
malinger
məˈlɪŋɡə
Meninga
mɪnˈɪŋɡə
myringa
məˈrɪŋɡə
seringa
səˈrɪŋɡə
syringa
sɪˈrɪŋɡə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FISH FINGER

fish and brewis
fish and chip shop
fish and chips
fish bass
fish eagle
fish factory
fish farm
fish farmer
fish farming
fish flake
fish fork
fish fry
fish glue
fish hawk
fish hook
fish joint
fish kettle
fish knife
fish knives
fish ladder

WORDS THAT END LIKE FISH FINGER

bringer
dinger
ginger
Grainger
gunslinger
harbinger
humdinger
hunger
Kissinger
lead singer
middle finger
pinger
ringer
singer
slinger
springer
stinger
stringer
swinger
winger
zinger

Synonyms and antonyms of fish finger in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «fish finger» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FISH FINGER

Find out the translation of fish finger to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of fish finger from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «fish finger» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

鱼手指
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

dedo de pescado
570 millions of speakers

English

fish finger
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मछली उंगली
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أصابع السمك
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

рыба палец
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

dedo peixe
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মাছের আঙুল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

poissons doigt
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jari ikan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Fischstäbchen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

フィッシュ·フィンガー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

물고기 손가락
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Driji iwak
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ngón tay cá
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மீன் விரல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फिश बोट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

balık parmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

bastoncini di pesce
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

palec ryb
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

риба палець
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

deget pește
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δάχτυλο ψάρια
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vis vinger
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

fisk finger
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fisk finger
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of fish finger

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FISH FINGER»

The term «fish finger» is regularly used and occupies the 90.983 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FISH FINGER» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FISH FINGER»

Discover the use of fish finger in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fish finger and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Little Fish Finger Puppet Book
Kids will go crazy for these quirky books featuring lovable characters, bright and simple art, charming rhymed text, and best of all, adorable finger puppets!
ImageBooks Staff, 2010
2
The Rainbow Fish: Finger Puppet Book
The most beautiful fish in the entire ocean discovers the real value of personal beauty and friendship.
Marcus Pfister, 2012
3
The Fish Finger Years
If you have an embarrassing child who bursts into friends' houses announcing 'It stinks in here' or shouts 'why is that man so fat?' on the bus (and not a spooky child who replaces felt-tip lids and enjoys dusting) then this book is for you ...
Fiona Gibson, 2011
4
The Fish Finger Sandwich book
Before starting to list the sandwich ideas, now perhaps is a good time to give you a little history on the fish finger and the sandwich. If you have a life, and therefore don't want to know how the iconic combination of fish finger and sandwich ...
Jason Dearn, 2011
5
The Rainbow Fish Finger Puppet
An adorable silken, sparkly Rainbow Fish finger puppet that is the perfect prop for storyhours and imaginative play!
Marcus Pfister, 2013
6
Barry the Fish with Fingers
Life under the sea will never be the same again. . . . Sue Hendra's hilarious text and bright, bold, colorful art will have youngsters begging to read this story again and again. From the Hardcover edition.
Sue Hendra, 2010
7
Four Scenarios of Fish Finger Production from a Life Cycle ...
The fish finger has become a favourite food for many families and individuals.
Torhild Holen Fikseaunet, 2011
8
Pirates Eat Porridge
Filled with outrageously funny dialogue, this hilarious pirate tale is the perfect yarn for newly independent readers (and scallywags)!
Christopher Morgan, 2007
9
Good Food: Fish & Seafood Dishes: Triple-tested Recipes
... and Paprika Tuna Melts Prawn and Asparagus Puffs Smoked Salmon and Bean Dip Tuna and Red Onion Salad Fish Finger Torpedoes Bay-scented Prawns Smoked Salmon and Dill Tartlets Tuna-bean Toasts Mussels with Garlic and Cider ...
Jeni Wright, 2012
10
New and Developing Sources of Food Proteins
In developed countries such attitudes have largely changed with the acceptance of convenience frozen foods of the fish-finger type. Nonetheless, attitudes to fish are conservative and impede the introduction of new species of fish, and ...
B.J.F. Hudson, 1994

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FISH FINGER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term fish finger is used in the context of the following news items.
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Tycoons behind Birdseye takeover launch $330m fundraising to …
In April, they bought Birds Eye fish finger owner Iglo Group for €2.6bn (£1.9bn) from private equity firm Permira. Nomad Foods said that it would ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
All systems go: Georgia beats her own drum
Unfortunately when I'm in the process, I just end up smoking a load. I had a lot of fish finger sandwiches - classic. I know how to make a really ... «DIY Magazine, Jul 15»
3
Mum Diary: My Child Just Won't Eat Fruit And Veg
... determined not to eat anything he doesn't fancy, namely anything that doesn't fall into the fish finger/pasta/potato waffle/weetabix food group. «Yahoo Lifestyle UK, Jul 15»
4
Kensington Place to Launch The Notting Gill Chippy
Traditionalists can opt for Classic Fish & Chips with tartare sauce and mushy peas as well as Fish Finger Butty with Spicy Ketchup, in between ... «Haute Living, Jul 15»
5
Daily news summary
And a brand of fish finger had seven percent less fish in the Czech Republic than Germany. Some producers said the different content was a ... «Radio Prague, Jul 15»
6
Fish finger and slaw burritos
Taco-flavoured coleslaw and fish fingers bring these wraps to life with a new (and easy) spin on the classic burrito. The whole family will sing high praise for this ... «Taste.com.au, Jun 15»
7
What's cooking at new Intu Derby restaurant, Joe's Kitchen?
And for brunch, diners could opt for avocado, tomato salsa and houmous on sourdough, chorizo pan hash or fish finger sandwich. "We want ... «Derby Telegraph, Jun 15»
8
England heroes heading for honours list
The dynamic dining duo at Hanging Heaton, Jo Gilbert and Claire Hunt, solved the problem at the second team game by providing fish finger or ... «Spenborough Guardian, Jun 15»
9
Food review: Bill's brings 'a bit of everything' to Reigate food scene
From a fish finger sandwich and vegi mezze board to barbecue pork ribs and hamburgers with Monterey Jack cheese, there is a bit of ... «Get Surrey, Jun 15»
10
Enjoy an Alternative Iftar at A4 Space
... beans on the side or the Ghaf Kitchen legendary 'posh' fish finger sandwich made with fresh haddock, mushy peas, tartar sauce and fries. «AhlanLive.com, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Fish finger [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/fish-finger>. Jul 2020 ».
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