noun (mainly Brit)
a children’s game in which each child attempts to stand alone on a mound, sandcastle, etc, by pushing other children off it
(informal) a person who is in a commanding or superior position
noun 1. the oak tree.
- King of the herrings
noun 1. another name for oarfish, rabbitfish (sense 1)
noun 1. a game in which each player attempts to climb to the top of some point, as a mound of earth, and to prevent all others from pushing or pulling him or her off the top. 2. an undisputed leader or champion. noun a recreational children’s game based on attempts to reach the top […]
[king-uh v-th uh-sam-uh n] /ˈkɪŋ əv ðəˈsæm ən/ noun, plural king-of-the-salmon. 1. a ribbonfish, Trachypterus altivelis, of northern parts of the Pacific Ocean.