What does piscatory mean?

Definitions for piscatory
ˈpɪs kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i; ˌpɪs kəˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-pis·ca·to·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. piscatorial, piscatoryadjective

    relating to or characteristic of the activity of fishing

    "a piscatory life"


  1. piscatoryadjective

    Of or pertaining to fishermen or fishing.

  2. piscatoryadjective

    Of or pertaining to fish; piscine.

  3. Etymology: From piscator, from piscis.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Piscatoryadjective

    Relating to fishes.

    Etymology: piscatorius, Lat.

    On this monument is represented, in bas-relief, Neptune among the satyrs, to shew that this poet was the inventor of piscatory eclogues. Joseph Addison, Remarks on Italy.


  1. piscatory

    Piscatory refers to anything related to fishing or the act of catching fish. It's particularly used to describe individuals, activities, or industries involved in fishing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Piscatoryadjective

    of or pertaining to fishes or fishing

  2. Etymology: [L. piscatorius, fr. piscator a fisherman, fr. piscari to fish, fr. piscis a fish. See Fish the animal.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of piscatory in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of piscatory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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