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English noun: piranha

1. piranha (person) someone who attacks in search of booty


Synonymsmarauder, predator, vulture


Broader (hypernym)aggressor, assailant, assaulter, attacker


Narrower (hyponym)moss-trooper

2. piranha (animal) small voraciously carnivorous freshwater fishes of South America that attack and destroy living animals


Synonymscaribe, pirana


Broader (hypernym)characid, characin, characin fish


Member meronymgenus Serrasalmus, Serrasalmus









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