rock beauty


noun

a gold and black butterflyfish, Holocanthus tricolor, ranging from the West Indies to Brazil.

Nearby words

  1. rock 'n' roll,
  2. rock and roll,
  3. rock and rye,
  4. rock barnacle,
  5. rock bass,
  6. rock blenny,
  7. rock bolt,
  8. rock boot,
  9. rock borer,
  10. rock bottom

Origin of rock beauty

First recorded in 1890–95

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