triggerfish: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (trig'ur-fish"), [key]
— pl. -fish, -fish•es.
- any of various compressed, deep-bodied fishes of the genus Balistes and allied genera, chiefly inhabiting tropical seas, having an anterior dorsal fin with three stout spines: some are edible while others are poisonous.
- triggerfish (Thesaurus)