noun, plural a·quar·i·ums, a·quar·i·a [uh-kwair-ee-uh]. /əˈkwɛər i ə/.
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Origin of aquarium
OTHER WORDS FROM aquariuma·quar·i·al, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH aquariumaquarium , Aquarius
Words nearby aquarium
Example sentences from the Web for aquarium
This aquarium comes with its own filter, and a low-profile LED light for watching your fish swim around.
As a divemaster and self-proclaimed fish nerd, I can identify at least the genus of almost anything in a saltwater aquarium.
New videos of sea butterflies in an aquarium reveal that snail species swim and sink at different angles and speeds, depending on the sizes and shapes of their shells, researchers report online September 7 in Frontiers in Marine Science.Sea butterflies’ shells determine how the snails swim|Maria Temming|September 8, 2020|Science News
Let’s limit visitor contact with at-risk mammals at marine parks and aquariums to reduce viral exposure.Everything we know—and don’t know—about human-to-animal COVID transmission|jakemeth|September 4, 2020|Fortune
When you come across an electric eel at a zoo or aquarium, the fish looks somewhat boring.
The Oberhausen aquarium erected a memorial of the psychic octopus with a golden urn containing his ashes.The Amazing Tale of Paul the Psychic Octopus: Germany’s World Cup Soothsayer|Emily Shire|July 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We bought candy necklaces, went to the aquarium, rode tandem bikes, and I was very conscious of, ‘We’re all friends here.
Well, that time has now come thanks to Fish on Wheels—a roller aquarium that lets fish drive.Fish on Wheels, Digital Pet Babysitters, and More of the Summer’s Best Kickstarters|Charlotte Lytton|May 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There will even be a giant aquarium on site featuring Mediterranean food chain fish.
Aquarium Drunkard When Phil Everly passed away most bloggers posted their favorite Everly Brothers performance in tribute.
The aquarium had gravel upon its shallow bottom, and large pointed shells strewed upon the gravel.The Romance of His Life|Mary Cholmondeley
He thought the inside of the convent was rather like the inside of an aquarium, but he enjoyed the stamps very much.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
Seen in an aquarium are its perpendicular threads of mucus, up and down which the animals climb.Our British Snails|John William Horsley
Coup's Broadway Aquarium opened on October 11, 1876—too late to get a white whale that year.
I was fortunate in getting the above story from Luke Tilden, for a few weeks afterward he died in the aquarium; and Zach.