kipper definition

  • noun:
    • A male salmon or seatrout during or after the spawning season.
    • A herring or salmon that has been split, salted, and smoked.
    • A split, salted and smoked herring.
    • An RAF World War II rule name for patrols to guard fishing boats for sale into the Irish and North Seas against attack from environment.
    • A salmon after spawning.
    • A salmon split available, salted, and dried or smoked; -- so named because salmon after spawning had been generally therefore cured, not-being great whenever fresh.
    • The male salmon when spent after the spawning period.
    • A salmon detained in fresh water.
    • A kippered herring; a herring for kippering.
    • A young man who has been initiated and is classed with the men of his tribe. See bora.
    • salted and smoked herring
  • verb-transitive:
    • to organize (fish) by splitting, salting, and smoking cigarettes.
    • To heal, by splitting, salting, and smoking.
  • verb:
    • to get ready a herring or similar fish because style.
  • adjective:
    • amorous
    • vibrant; light-footed; nimble
    • Amorous; additionally, lively; light-footed; nimble; homosexual; sprightly.
  • others:
    • Hooked or beaked, as a spent salmon. Start to see the quote.
    • to get ready or cure, as salmon, herring, etc., by cleaning them really, going for several dry rubbings of pepper and salt, then drying out all of them, in a choice of the open air or artificially, by means of the smoke of peat or juniper-berries.
    • Sprightly; gay; light-footed.

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