noun, plural (especially collectively) gold·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) gold·fish·es.
- goldfish bowl,
- goldflam disease,
- goldie's fern,
Origin of goldfish
Examples from the Web for goldfish
They include “The Goldfish Pool at Chartwell” painted in 1932 and “The Harbour, Cannes,” painted circa 1933.Churchill’s Secret Treasures for Sale: A British PM’s Life on the Auction Block|Tom Teodorczuk|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And in item 6c I get to list my dependents—three children, four dogs, six laying hens, two goldfish, and a hamster.Up to a Point: I Do My Own Taxes With No Help, Except From a Couple of Bloody Marys|P. J. O’Rourke|April 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She told Harry that she did not want to live in the goldfish bowl of Royal family life.Loved-Up Harry And Cressida Appear In Public Together For Second Time In Three Days|Tom Sykes|March 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He found a manager who was buying a package of Goldfish crackers and pulled the pellet gun on him.Should Juvenile Criminals Be Sentenced Like Adults?|Clark Merrefield|November 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I got to bring my kids to set every day and they got Goldfish crumbs in the Oval Office carpet.
By way of compensation, the one engrossing subject of conversation in the neighborhood was the dinner given at Goldfish Villa.Paul and His Dog, v.2 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume XIV)|Charles Paul de Kock
Mary Rose lay and watched the goldfish for another sixty seconds and the big tears dropped from her eyes to her pillow.Mary Rose of Mifflin|Frances R. Sterrett
But he had left the gazelle, the cat, the goldfish and the turtle behind.In the Land of Mosques & Minarets|Francis Miltoun
They don't know how to dress and they can't talk about nothin' but their goldfish and their meat bills.Gullible's Travels, Etc.|Ring W. Lardner
One hundred pounds for Arthur, I said, and five pounds for the goldfish.The Romance of His Life|Mary Cholmondeley