Plus, as a politician he knows how fishy this heart mumbo jumbo looks.
And the manner in which these reductions are to be achieved is fishy right from the start.
I guess he's done saying "fishy, fishy in the brook" by this time, Dorry said he got them out of the German.
Not on your life; it was the slippery-looking cove with fishy eyes.
Another erroneous assertion by the same author is that the flesh is rank, fishy and hard.
What could have tempted her to play the part of a fishy thing?
If it were not altogether too fishy, I should say she had a suspicion concerning those diamonds.
Avoid 'fishy' mouths, too wide for their (the vases') hight.
To Kazan and Gray Wolf it was the scent of a water animal, rank and fishy, and they took it for the beaver.
"This has a fishy look to me, Hiram," said Clancy, after reading the letter.
Very probably false or dishonest; very dubious: The whole proposition is decidedly fishy
[1840+; probably fr the unpleasant odor of spoiled fish]