noun, plural (especially collectively) robalo (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) robalos.
snook2 (def 1).
noun (pl) -los, -lo
any percoid fish of the family Centropomidae, occurring in warm and tropical (mostly marine) waters. Some of the larger species, such as the snooks, are important food fishes and many of the smaller ones are aquarium fishes
noun, Nautical. 1. a short piece of spun yarn or other material, used to secure a sail to a yard, gaff, or the like. noun 1. (nautical) a piece of marline used for fastening a sail to a spar
noun a type of grill used in Japanese hibachi restaurant for cooking food in front of the customers; also, food cooked in this manner Examples The highlight of the menu is the robata – a traditional cooking style of Hokkaido in northern Japan where the day’s catch is grilled on small fires. Word Origin 1980; […]
verb (used with object), robbed, robbing. 1. to take something from (someone) by unlawful force or threat of violence; steal from. 2. to deprive (someone) of some right or something legally due: They robbed her of her inheritance. 3. to plunder or rifle (a house, shop, etc.). 4. to deprive of something unjustly or injuriously: […]
- Robben island
/ˈrɒbən/ noun 1. a small island in South Africa, 11 km (7 miles) off the Cape Peninsula: formerly used by the South African government to house political prisoners