Synonyms for herring


1. herring, saltwater fish
usage: valuable flesh of fatty fish from shallow waters of northern Atlantic or Pacific; usually salted or pickled
2. herring, Clupea harangus, clupeid fish, clupeid, food fish
usage: commercially important food fish of northern waters of both Atlantic and Pacific
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