a public official who enforces game laws relating to fish.
/ˈfɪʃˌweɪ/ noun 1. (US & Canadian) another name for fish ladder
noun 1. . noun 1. a trap for catching salmon, consisting of a revolving wheel with attached nets set in a river so that it is turned by the current to capture the passing fish.
[fish-wahyf] /ˈfɪʃˌwaɪf/ noun, plural fishwives. 1. a woman who sells fish. 2. a coarse-mannered, vulgar-tongued woman. /ˈfɪʃˌwaɪf/ noun (pl) -wives 1. a woman who sells fish 2. a coarse scolding woman n. 1520s, from fish (n.) + wife in the “woman” sense. noun The wife of a homosexual man (1970s+ Homosexuals)
[fish-wurm] /ˈfɪʃˌwɜrm/ noun, Chiefly New England and Northern and Midland U.S. 1. an earthworm.