Definitions for wolffish

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word wolffish

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wolffish, wolf fish, catfish(noun)

    large ferocious northern deep-sea food fishes with strong teeth and no pelvic fins

  2. lancetfish, lancet fish, wolffish(noun)

    large elongate scaleless oceanic fishes with sharp teeth and a long dorsal fin that resembles a sail


  1. wolffish(Noun)

    Any fish of the family Anarhichadidae.

  2. Origin: From wolf + fish.

Images & Illustrations of wolffish

Translations for wolffish

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for wolffish »


Find a translation for the wolffish definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these wolffish definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"wolffish." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 24 Nov. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for wolffish? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for wolffish:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.