bottom fish definition by Webster's New World
any fish that feeds or lives near the bottom of a body of water, as a flounder or catfish
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- to fish for bottom fish
- Informal to make investments from among those stocks, bonds, etc. currently out of favor and selling at low prices
bottom fish definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A fish, such as a catfish, carp, or flounder, that lives on or near the bottom of a body of water.