walking fish


any of various fishes able to survive and move about for short periods of time on land, as the mudskipper or climbing perch.

Nearby words

  1. walking catfish,
  2. walking delegate,
  3. walking dragline,
  4. walking encyclopedia,
  5. walking fern,
  6. walking horse,
  7. walking leaf,
  8. walking line,
  9. walking on water,
  10. walking papers

Origin of walking fish

First recorded in 1860–65

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