noun Canadian Slang.
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Example sentences from the Web for herringchoker
Koenig makes a big deal out of this call and frames it as a massive red herring.The Scoop on ‘Serial’: Making Sense of The Nisha Call, Asia's Letters, and Our Obsession|Emily Shire|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nevertheless, Brian Rogers, a McCain aide pushed back against UANI, calling the Rio Tinto-Iran connection “a red herring.”
Of a necklace Rihanna was wearing, Rivers joked she had asked Rihanna how she felt about the choker.Melissa Rivers: Life After Joan—A Funny, Moving Celebration on a Special 'Fashion Police'|Tim Teeman|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This can easily be mistaken for a kipper, the smoked herring that is on the breakfast menus of many British hotels.
“All the recent notoriety is just an added bonus to the fact that we are doing what we love,” says Herring.
During the other seasons there are other kinds of fish, but at that time it was the Herring season.
He forgets, you see, that he possessed an unusual constitution, and the temperament of a Norwegian herring.Dope|Sax Rohmer
The Judge inquired if that was the sole object of the plaintiff, or was it not rather baiting with a sprat to catch a herring?
There are an extensive mackerel and herring fishery, and motor engineering works.
But we have to discuss the red-herring, not of the artful politician, anxious to dodge his hearers, but of the breakfast-table.East Anglia|J. Ewing Ritchie