[ stohn-kat ]
/ ˈstoʊnˌkæt /


a yellowish-brown, freshwater catfish, Noturus flavus, of the Mississippi River valley and Great Lakes, having poisonous pectoral spines.

Origin of stonecat

1870–75, Americanism; stone + cat1
Also called beadeye. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for stonecat