A barracuda was caught by research scientists near Santa Cruz.
Come to think of it, it was more Great White than barracuda.
The harpoon had taken the barracuda near the tail, fortunately hitting the spine.
They looked like barracuda to me, only they were almost as silvery as a tarpon.
The wounds inflicted by the barracuda are exceedingly severe and sometimes fatal.
I did not know then, as I know now, that barracuda grow to twelve feet in the Caribbean.
About ten-thirty of this most delightful and favorable day we ran into a school of barracuda.
Mostly they are caught by accident while drags are set for kingfish or barracuda.
We worked around him awhile, but he would not take a barracuda or a flying-fish.
His tail was big like that of a tuna, and his head sharper, more wolfish than a barracuda.
1670s, from American Spanish barracuda, perhaps from a Carib word.
A predator; a treacherous person: barracudas at the casino