Definition of croaker in English:


Syllabification: croak·er
Pronunciation: /ˈkrōkər


  • 1A person or animal that croaks.
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    • In bays, rivers and lakes, predators like pike, walleye, white croaker, and largemouth bass accumulate the most mercury.
    • Surimi is a medley of cheap fish (eel, croaker, lizard fish), minced and formed into thousands of items.
    • It includes whiting, sand trout, croaker, sheepshead, flounder, redfish and black drum.
  • 1.1 another term for drum3.
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    • It belongs to the family Sciaenidae and is thus a close relation of the croakers and drums.

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