[kil-ee-fish] /ˈkɪl iˌfɪʃ/
noun, plural (especially collectively) killifish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) killifishes.
any of several small, oviparous cyprinodont fishes, especially of the genus Fundulus, found in salt, brackish, and fresh waters.
any of several livebearers.
noun (pl) -fish, -fishes
any of various chiefly American minnow-like cyprinodont fishes of the genus Fundulus and related genera, of fresh and brackish waters: used as aquarium fishes, to control mosquitoes, and as anglers’ bait
/ˌkɪlɪkɪˈnɪk/ noun 1. a variant of kinnikinnick
[kil-ing] /ˈkɪl ɪŋ/ noun 1. the act of a person or thing that . 2. the total game killed on a hunt. 3. a quick and unusually large profit or financial gain: a killing in the stock market. adjective 4. that kills. 5. exhausting: a killing pace. 6. Informal. irresistibly funny. [kil] /kɪl/ verb (used […]
[kid-ee] /ˈkɪd i/ noun, plural kiddies. Informal. 1. a child. /ˈkɪdɪ/ noun (pl) -dies 1. (informal) an affectionate word for child n. also kiddie; 1570s as “young goat;” 1780 as “flash thief;” 1889 as “child,” from various senses of kid (n.) + -y (3). Related: Kiddies. noun A child [1889+; the form kiddey is found […]
[kid-er-min-ster] /ˈkɪd ərˌmɪn stər/ noun 1. an ingrain carpet 36 inches (91 cm) wide. /ˈkɪdəˌmɪnstə/ noun 1. a town in W central England, in N Worcestershire on the River Stour: carpet industry. Pop: 55 610 (2001) 2. a type of ingrain reversible carpet originally made at Kidderminster type of carpet, 1832, named for the town […]