noun, plural (especially collectively) sheeps·head, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) sheeps·heads for 1-3.
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Born and raised in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, he grew up in a blue-collar family.Andrew Dice Clay on ‘Blue Jasmine,’ His Alleged Misogyny, and More|Marlow Stern|July 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Fox switched to a WNYW-TV report on rising water near a group of homes in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn.
It's about as mild here as with you in October and as damp as Sheepshead's Bay in an autumn storm.The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page, Volume I|Burton J. Hendrick
In addition, hand line or bass rod fishing can be enjoyed for sheepshead and channel bass.Fishing With The Fly|Charles F. Orvis and Others
The difference in flavor between the sheepshead of the North and South may perhaps be due to the character of their food.
A good rod for sheepshead fishing is the natural bamboo rod, known as the striped-bass chum rod.
Chestertown, or blackfish hooks formerly so much in vogue for the sheepshead.