noun, plural (especially collectively) stock·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) stock·fish·es.
Words nearby stockfish
Examples from the Web for stockfish
Flesh and blood he is like other men, but surely nature meant him stockfish.
That is full of old armour, and dried herrings, and stockfish.Grisly Grisell|Charlotte M. Yonge
The stockfish is a dried and cured cod, split open and with the head removed.A Complete Guide to Heraldry|Arthur Charles Fox-Davies
M'Intyre had to thaw his nose three times, and my chin and ears had twice got as hard as bits o' stockfish.
Salt fish (stockfish) is one of the principal articles of diet of the peasantry.Jamaican Song and Story|Walter Jekyll