Definitions for CODkɒd
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any of several soft-rayed food fishes of the family Gadidae, esp. Gadus morhua, of cool, N Atlantic waters.
a closely related fish, Gadus macrocephalus, of the N Pacific.
Origin of cod:
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: Cape Cod.
cash, or collect, on delivery (purchaser to pay for goods when delivered).
Origin of C.O.D.:
pod, cod, seedcase(noun)
the vessel that contains the seeds of a plant (not the seeds themselves)
lean white flesh of important North Atlantic food fish; usually baked or poached
major food fish of Arctic and cold-temperate waters
payable by the recipient on delivery
"a collect call"; "the letter came collect"; "a COD parcel"
gull, dupe, slang, befool, cod, fool, put on, take in, put one over, put one across(verb)
fool or hoax
"The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!"
tease, razz, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, taunt, twit, rally, ride(adverb)
harass with persistent criticism or carping
"The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"
C.O.D., COD, cash on delivery(adverb)
collecting the charges upon delivery
"mail a package C.O.D."
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a white-fleshed fish from the North Atlantic
a husk; a pod; as, a peascod
a small bag or pouch
a pillow or cushion
an important edible fish (Gadus morrhua), taken in immense numbers on the northern coasts of Europe and America. It is especially abundant and large on the Grand Bank of Newfoundland. It is salted and dried in large quantities
Translations for COD
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
– a type of edible fish found in northern seas.
- سَمَكُ القَدArabic
- зоол. трескаBulgarian
- bacalhauPortuguese (BR)
- der KabeljauGerman
- ماهی روغن؛ ماهی کادFarsi
- דָג קוֹדHebrew
- sebangsa ikan lautIndonesian
- ikan kodMalay
- ماهی روغن؛ ماهی کادPersian
- يوډول كب دى چه لويه خوله لرېPashto
- morina balığıTurkish
- 鱈魚Chinese (Trad.)
- مچھلی کی ایک قسمUrdu
- cá tuyếtVietnamese
- 鳕Chinese (Simp.)
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