Definitions for goatfishˈgoʊtˌfɪʃ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any tropical reef fish of the family Mullidae, with two barbels on the chin.
goatfish, red mullet, surmullet, Mullus surmuletus(noun)
brightly colored tropical fishes with chin barbels
Any of many brightly coloured fishes, of the family Mullidae, having two barbels on the chin.
a fish of the genus Upeneus, inhabiting the Gulf of Mexico. It is allied to the surmullet