Sentence Examples


  • At best it has a rank fishy odour, and the darker the colour the more disagreeable the smell.
  • During the life of the whale the contents of these cavities are in a fluid condition, but no sooner is the "head matter" removed than the solid wax spermaceti separates in white crystalline flakes, leaving the oil a clear yellow fluid having a fishy odour.
  • Long, and from 1 to 4 lines broad, and have two lateral furrows, a close fracture, a disagreeable rancid taste, and a faint, fishy odour, which last becomes more perceptible when the powder of, the drug is mixed with potash solution.
  • All sounds a bit fishy, " says last week's winner, Stephen Maddock.
  • All goes well for them until Herringbone begins to suspect that something fishy is going on between them and plots his sinister revenge.. .

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