any of several brightly colored labyrinth fishes of the genus Betta, found in Southeast Asia.
any of various labyrinth fishes of the genus Betta, esp the Siamese fighting fish
noun 1. .
- Fighting top
noun 1. one of the gun platforms on the lower masts of sailing men-of-war, used in attacking the crew of an enemy ship with swivel guns and muskets
noun 1. Usually, fighting words. language that arouses rage in an antagonist.
messaging A distortion of FidoNet, often applied after a flurry of flamage in a particular echo, especially the SYSOP echo or Fidonews (see ‘Snooze). [Jargon File] (1996-11-04)