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fish slice

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  1. a broad-bladed kitchen implement with a long handle, for turning fish in frying.
  2. Chiefly British. a broad-bladed implement for serving fish at table.
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Origin of fish slice

First recorded in 1885–90
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for fish slice

Historical Examples

  • Remove them with a fish-slice or colander-spoon, and drain them on kitchen paper.

    The Skilful Cook

    Mary Harrison

  • The spoons he couldn't find, but he found a carving-fork and a fish-slice.

    The Magic City

    Edith Nesbit

  • With the aid of a tablespoon and a fish-slice, he managed to get the pancake reversed.

    Mrs. Bindle

    Hebert Jenkins

  • It is so strange, because on that very day I had my first present, and it was a fish-slice also.

    A Duet

    Arthur Conan Doyle

  • As soon as they rise to the surface, remove them with a fish-slice, and drain them on kitchen paper.

    The Skilful Cook

    Mary Harrison