croaker definition

  • noun:
    • A croaking animal, especially a frog.
    • somebody who grumbles or constantly predicts evil.
    • Any of various fishes, chiefly of the household Sciaenidae, that produce croaking or grunting noises.
    • a person who croaks.
    • A vocal pessimist, grumbler, or doomsayer.
    • A frog.
    • A fish within the family Sciaenidae, known for the throbbing appears they make.
    • A doctor.
    • a person who croaks, murmurs, grumbles, or complains unreasonably; person who habitually forebodes wicked.
    • a little US seafood (Micropogon undulatus), of this Atlantic coast.
    • An American fresh-water fish (Aplodinotus grunniens); -- called additionally drum.
    • The search seafood of California.
    • A bird or any other animal that croaks.
    • One who croaks, murmurs, or grumbles; person who complains unreasonably; person who takes a desponding view of every little thing; an alarmist.
    • A corpse.
    • A name of varied fishes.
    • the small roncador.
    • Any fish associated with sci├Žnoid genus Micropogon, specifically M. undulatus.
    • some of a few fishes that produce a croaking noise
    • the lean flesh of a saltwater fish caught along Atlantic coast of southern U.S.

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