- fresh fish as opposed to frozen or cooked fish
- (as modifier)a wet-fish shop
They Call It Puppy Love And Other Animal-inspired PhrasesWe often attribute emotions and other human characteristics to animals. This is called anthropomorphism. Similarly, we also describe people using animal characteristics. You might, for example, say my teenage son “eats like a horse,” meaning he’s a growing boy and consumes a lot of food. This is called zoomorphism. Zoomorphism also includes assigning animal-like qualities to gods and inanimate objects. The term comes from the Greek …
14 Words Our Favorite TV Characters Got Very, Very WrongSome of television's most lovable characters (and a few unlovable ones too) are known to trip over their tongues. Sometimes, it's an accident. Other times, well, let's just say these characters could use some screen time with Dictionary.com themselves ...
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