any of several marine sculpins of the genus Hemilepidotus, found from Alaska to northern California.
[ahy-rish-muh n] /ˈaɪ rɪʃ mən/ noun, plural Irishmen. 1. a man born in Ireland or of ancestry. 2. a native or inhabitant of Ireland. /ˈaɪrɪʃmən/ noun (pl) -men 1. a male native, citizen, or inhabitant of Ireland or a male descendant of someone Irish n. c.1200, from Irish + man (n.).
noun 1. a purplish-brown, cartilaginous seaweed, Chondrus crispus, of the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America. noun 1. another name for carrageen
- Irish pipes
noun 1. another name for uillean pipes
noun, Nautical Slang: Sometimes Offensive. 1. an unwhipped rope end. 2. any strand or rope end left hanging untidily. noun phrase The end of a rope, sheet, etc, carelessly left loose or trailing off a boat or ship: Always loose ends. You know what they call them in the Navy? Irish pennants [1883+ Nautical; the […]