English noun: fish
|1.||fish (animal) any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills|
|Samples||The shark is a large fish.|
In the living room there was a tank of colorful fish.
|Broader (hypernym)||aquatic vertebrate|
|Narrower (hyponym)||A. testudineus, Anabas testudineus, bony fish, bottom lurkers, bottom-dweller, bottom-feeder, cartilaginous fish, chondrichthian, climbing perch, fingerling, food fish, game fish, mouthbreeder, northern snakehead, rough fish, spawner, sport fish, young fish|
|Part holonym||caudal fin, fin, fish scale, fishbone, lateral line, lateral line organ, milt, roe, tail fin|
|Member meronym||Pisces, school, shoal|
|2.||fish (food) the flesh of fish used as food|
|Samples||In Japan most fish is eaten raw.|
After the scare about foot-and-mouth disease a lot of people started eating fish instead of meat.
They have a chef who specializes in fish.
|Broader (hypernym)||food, solid food|
|Narrower (hyponym)||alewife, anchovy, eel, gray mullet, grey mullet, haddock, hake, mullet, panfish, rock salmon, salmon, schrod, scrod, shad, smelt, stockfish, trout|
|3.||Fish (person) (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces|
|Broader (hypernym)||individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul|
|Domain category||astrology, star divination|
|4.||Fish (location) the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about February 19 to March 20|
|Synonyms||Pisces, Pisces the Fishes|
|Instance hypernym||house, mansion, planetary house, sign, sign of the zodiac, star sign|
English verb: fish
|1.||fish (contact) seek indirectly|
|Samples||Fish for compliments.|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s|
|Broader (hypernym)||look for, search, seek|
|2.||fish (competition) catch or try to catch fish or shellfish|
|Samples||I like to go fishing on weekends.|
|Examples||The men fish the area for animals , The men fish for animals in the area|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP
|Broader (hypernym)||catch, grab, take hold of|
|Narrower (hyponym)||angle, brail, crab, net fish, prawn, rail, scallop, scollop, seine, shark, shrimp, still-fish, trawl|