Synonyms for butterfish


1. butterfish, saltwater fish
usage: any of numerous small flat Atlantic food fish having smooth skin
2. butterfish, stromateid fish, stromateid, percoid fish, percoid, percoidean
usage: small marine fish with a short compressed body and feeble spines
3. rock gunnel, butterfish, Pholis gunnellus, gunnel, bracketed blenny
usage: slippery scaleless food fish of the northern Atlantic coastal waters
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