lizardfish definition

  • noun:
    • any one of various bottom-dwelling, large-mouthed fishes associated with the family Synodontidae of cozy seas, having a lizardlike mind.
    • Any family member Synodontidae of aulopiform fish.
    • any one of a few mostly exotic marine scopeloid seafood associated with family Synodontidae having big mouths in lizardlike heads, especially the inshore lizardfish (Synodus foetens syn. Synodus poeyi) of Mideastern and south United States and West Indies; -- sometimes called sand pike.
    • A ganoid seafood of selection of sauroids.
    • A fish of genus Synodus, which there are several types, while the sandpike, S. fÅ“tens, found from Cape Cod southward. S. lucioceps does occur from the Californian and Mexican coasts.
    • exotic fishes with huge mouths in lizard-like minds; discovered global

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