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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A small shellfish that is a popular appetizer. Also: A person who is small in stature.

Usage examples (36)
  • The gourmet likes shrimp with lemon juice and garlic.
  • Anyway, like I was sayin ', shrimp is the fruit of the sea.
  • Slightly spoiled (not rotten) shrimp is also good.
  • Fresh shrimp is marinated in lime juice, salt and chile. for more
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