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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae; The lean flesh of a fish that is often farmed v. - Raise trivial objections.

Usage examples (37)
  • My teacher has a tendency to carp at minor errors.
  • So the carp is the #1 piscatorial prize in the rest of the world?
  • No I'm not kidding, on a worldwide basis, the carp is the most prized quarry.
  • Don't ask if the carp is good enough for you to eat. for more
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