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  Words related to shrimp

Related / Similar Words: prawn, runt, peewee, half-pint

 

Definition:
  • small slender-bodied chiefly marine decapod crustaceans with a long tail and single pair of pincers; many species are edible;
  • any of various edible decapod crustaceans;
  • disparaging terms for small people;
  • fish for shrimp;

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    Hyponyms: snapping shrimp, pistol shrimp, river prawn

     

    Substance Meronyms: shrimp cocktail

     

    Member Meronyms: Crangonidae, family Crangonidae

     

    Derivational Morphology: prawn, shrimper

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese:   Danish: reje  
    Dutch: garnaal   Finnish: katkarapu  
    French: crevette   German: Garnele  
    Indonesian: udang   Italian: gamberetto  
    Japanese: エビ   Korean: 새우  
    Polish: krewetka   Portuguese: camarão  
    Romanian: crevete   Russian: креветка  
    Slovene: škamp   Spanish: camarón  
    Swedish: räka   Turkish: karides  
    Vietnamese: tôm  
     
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