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Meaning of "queer fish" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUEER FISH

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUEER FISH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Queer fish 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 QUEER FISH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of queer fish in the English dictionary

The definition of queer fish in the dictionary is an eccentric or odd person.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUEER FISH

queeny
queer
queer someone´s pitch
queer street
queer-basher
queer-bashing
queer-looking
queer-sounding
queercore
queerdom
queerish
queerity
queerly
queerness

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUEER FISH

a fine kettle of fish
angler fish
big fish
bony fish
butterfly fish
cold fish
drink like a fish
fish
flowerhorn fish
flying fish
game fish
ice fish
kettle of fish
oily fish
red fish
river fish
scorpion fish
sea fish
Siamese fighting fish
wet fish
white fish

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

SYNONYMS

Translation of «queer fish» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUEER FISH

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

Translator English - Chinese

奇怪的鱼
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pez raro
570 millions of speakers

English

queer fish
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

समलैंगिक मछली
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الأسماك عليل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

чудак
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

estranho peixe
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সমুদ্রের মাছ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

poissons queer
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ikan aneh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Eigenbrötler
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

奇妙な魚
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

동성애 물고기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Queer fish
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cá đồng tính
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விவேர் மீன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विचित्र मासे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Queer balık
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pesce queer
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

queer fish
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

дивак
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pește ciudat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

queer ψάρια
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

queer vis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

queer fisk
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

queer fisk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of queer fish

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEER FISH»

The term «queer fish» is used very little and occupies the 167.347 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEER FISH» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUEER FISH»

Discover the use of queer fish in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to queer fish and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Queer Fish: An Eclectic Anthology of Gay Fiction
Love takes a darker turn in our second volume of gay fiction. These 20 fantastical tales will take you from revolutionary France to the Souk of Dreams in Dubai, from a fairy tale tower to distant planets.
Margarita Bezdomnya, Rose Mambert, 2012
2
Queer Fish in God's Waiting Room
I wrote this book to ask a girl to marry me.
Lee Henshaw, 2008
3
Queer Fish - And Other Inhabitants of the Rivers and Oceans
Home Farm Books are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
E. Boulenger, 2010
4
An American Collection: Works from the Amon Carter Museum
Mabel Dwight 1876-1955 Queer Fish, 1936 Lithograph on wove, off-white paper; plate: 10% x 13 in. (27 x 33 cm) sheet: 13% x 17% in. (34,6 x 45.4 cm) Signed lower right: Mabel Divight 1997.10.21 Born Mabel Jacque Williamson in Cincinnati ...
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art, Will Gillham, 2001
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Queer Fish: Christian Unreason from Darwin to Derrida
The book begins with Matthew Arnold's Dover Beach' and its withdrawing sea of faith' as time and again Schad finds the figure of the Christian to be beached, a fish out of water -- a queer fish, in fact.
John Schad, 2004
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Popular Mechanics
... shining sword of the Gulf. It is thin and shaped like a cutlass and has a small mouth with sharp needle-like teeth. Due to remarkable flexibility, it FISH furnishes a real fight when hooked on rod and. •. DU'4. A Queer Fish of the Gulf of Mexico.
7
Henry James and Queer Modernity
case, young Stephen has an inexplicably strong “queer feeling” toward a housemaid, who in turn calls her “a queer kid” and “a queer fish” – all five of these textual instances occurring within the first few chapters, and the list only grows as ...
Eric Haralson, 2003
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FUN AND FROLIC:
"See, May," he said, "what a queer fish this is. Would you think it followed the same kind of business that papa does for a living?" "Oh, papa!" said May; "that horrid thing a fisherman?—surely you are joking." "No, my daughter," said the ...
‎2014
9
Gateway to the Great Books
“You haven't? Then how can you sit home all the time?” “Listen, shall I tell you who I am?” “Yes, of course.” “Shall I tell you exactly?” “Yes, exactly.” “All right then , I'm a queer fish.” “So, you're a queer fish, are you? What sort of queer fish?
Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc, 1990
10
English-Albanian Dictionary of Idioms
queer fish, a njeri i cuditshem □ / never like Jones: I always thought of him as a queer fish. □ All sort of cultists and queer fish teach all kinds of techniques for achieving health, contentment and peace of mind. □ One of the last man to join this ...
Ilo Stefanllari, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUEER FISH»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term queer fish is used in the context of the following news items.
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Nobbar storbud – på sin V75-stjärna
”Intressanta bud” lades på Queer Fish av intresserade från både Sverige och utomlands – men hästen blev kvar i hemmahagen i byn Järvsö i Hälsingland. «Aftonbladet, Jul 15»
2
PHOTO: Mysterious Fish With Legs Found In USA, Nobody Knows …
The queer fish was found lying dead by the side of a pond in Colorado, USA, by a man who later posted the picture of it on social media, asking: “I found this off a ... «NAIJ.COM, May 15»
3
Överlägsen på V75 börjar gråta i TV12
Queer Fish provades i loppet barfota runt om för första gången i karriären, i karriärens 18:onde start. Det gav minst sagt önskad effekt och konkurrenterna hade ... «Aftonbladet, Apr 15»
4
Code cracker, but not a spy
He was, they said, a very queer fish. He was a queer anti-war fish, who helped develop the first atomic bomb - but later became a vocal opponent of nuclear ... «Stuff.co.nz, Dec 14»
5
Deborah, Duchess of Devonshire has died aged 94
She referred to him in letters as 'the loved one', though she thought his wife, Jackie, 'a queer fish'. When Debo and Andrew were invited to his 1961 inauguration ... «Daily Mail, Sep 14»
6
Anti-Semitic comedians and 'boss-napping': France spirals towards …
Dieudonné is a queer fish. Half French, half Cameroonian, he began his career is an anti-racist comedian in a double act that parodied racial stereotypes. «Telegraph.co.uk, Jan 14»
7
Rambert: The Castaways, Sadler's Wells, review
The Castaways, the new piece by Barak Marshall that both headlines and closes Rambert's current programme at Sadler's Wells, is a very queer fish indeed. «Telegraph.co.uk, Oct 13»
8
Queer Fish In God's Waiting Room Review
Pasdar, the audio commentator for Queer Fish in God's Waiting Room Pasdar is, of course, best known as Nathan Petrelli from Heroes, Tim Kring's ambitious but ... «Shadowlocked, Jul 11»
9
fisherman nets 1m-yuan queer fish
BEIJING - A fisherman in China's Zhejiang province has netted a fish that, according to local tradition, may sell for over 1 million yuan (US$140,000). «China Daily, Mar 08»
10
A Fish with Fingers?
A newly discovered species that fills in the evolutionary gap between fish and ... such a queer fish would have been more of a practical joker than anything else. «TIME, Apr 06»

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