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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of numerous spiny large-headed usually scaleless scorpaenoid fishes with broad mouths.

Usage examples (34)
  • Conehead pine squirrel sculpin would have to be my choice.
  • Then I try black, sculpin/peach, purple, brown and brown/orange in that order.
  • "Why, you long-winded sculpin!" exclaimed Cap'n Amazon, at length goaded to speech.
  • They worshiped the animals of the seas, such as the shark, the whale and the sculpin. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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