[ sey-buhl-fish ]

noun,plural (especially collectively) sa·ble·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) sa·ble·fish·es.
  1. a large, blackish food fish, Anoplopoma fimbria, inhabiting waters of the North Pacific Ocean.

Origin of sablefish

First recorded in 1800–10; sable + fish

Words Nearby sablefish Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023