Origin of porpoise
OTHER WORDS FROM porpoisepor·poise·like, adjective
Words nearby porpoise
How to use porpoise in a sentence
Whales, dolphins and porpoises all live in water, but they’re not fish.
From time to time a porpoise swam up, and with a sudden roll disappeared below the scarcely ruffled surface.Dream Tales and Prose Poems|Ivan Turgenev
There is a rotund, porpoise-shaped globular gentleman known of these parts as 'Bim the Button Man.'The Onlooker, Volume 1, Part 2|Various
Tad made a long, curving dive not unlike that of a porpoise.The Pony Rider Boys in Texas|Frank Gee Patchin