They are generally made with cold fish, but it may be cooked especially to make balls.
cold fish, cold cutlets, dishevelled chicken, half-eaten sweets.
Cold rice or hominy may be used in place of the potato; or a cupful of cold fish minced fine in place of the meat.
He opened the face and revealed on its dark shelves a patty of cold fish and a black jack.
Serve with any cold fish dish, as cold boiled slice of halibut, or fish in aspic.
Going quickly to their simple larder, she put before him some cold fish and plantain cakes.
Take any sort of cold fish, bone it, and then chop it with the remains of a cold omelet, and some mushrooms if you have them.
cold fish of any kind may be advantageously served the next day in the form of a Curry.
It was cold fish and sea-sodden hardtack till they saw land again—if they ever did.
The two seamen made a good meal of some cold fish and bread and the bottle of wine, most of which latter going down Dan's throat.
: Jackson offered a cold-fish handshake to Antrim after the game
A person who lacks emotional warmth, compassion, sociability, etc; iceberg (1920s+)