Definition of flying fish noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


flying fish

BrE BrE//ˌflaɪɪŋ ˈfɪʃ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌflaɪɪŋ ˈfɪʃ//
(pl. flying fish)
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a tropical sea fish that can rise and move forwards above the surface of the water, using its fins (= flat parts that stick out from its body) as wings
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: flying fish