She could remain in the cabin of the motor boat while the others were fishing off the rocks for tautog and rock-bass.
tautog, sir; and if you will permit me, I will leave them in the kitchen with the perch.
That he is; but the fish came to about that; the tautog are worth a quarter apiece.
The flesh of a tautog is very firm, and he will live a long time out of water.
The tautog and perhaps some other fishes feed partly upon them.
It was a damp little hollow, and Mr. tautog could not flop out into the sea again.
Either Mr. tautog had been very, very careful when he nibbled the bait, or the said bait had slipped off.
tautog, taw-tog′, n. a labroid fish of the United States Atlantic coast.
Blackfish (tautog) and scup, or scuppaug, are much esteemed.
edible marine fish of the Atlantic coast of North America, 1643, from Narragansett tautauog, plural of taut.