Tuesday, June 30, 2009

It Can Smell Funny Too


funny word of the day: flounder

Flounder is not my favorite fish because of its very fishiness but if prepared correctly, it can be quite tasty. And if it's freshly caught, even better.

As you can see at right, it's also a funny-looking fish.


Definition from Merriam-Webster:

floun·der
Pronunciation:
\ˈflau̇n-dər\
Function:
noun
Inflected Form(s):
plural flounder or flounders
Etymology:
Middle English, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Norwegian flundra flounder
Date:
15th century
: flatfish ; especially : a marine fish of either of two families (Pleuronectidae and Bothidae) that include important food fishes

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