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especially referring to two or more kinds or species
any of the numerous fishes of the order or suborder Nematognathi (or Siluroidei), characterized by barbels around the mouth and the absence of scales.
a wolffish of the genus
any of various other fishes having a fancied resemblance to a cat.
a person who assumes a false identity or personality on the Internet, especially on social-networking websites, as to deceive, manipulate, or swindle.
verb (used without object), verb (used with object)
to deceive, swindle, etc., by assuming a false identity or personality online:
He fell in love with her online before he realized he'd been catfished.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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British Dictionary definitions for
any of numerous mainly freshwater teleost fishes having whisker-like barbels around the mouth, esp the silurids of Europe and Asia and the horned pouts of North America
another name for
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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