noun (plural same or driftfishes)
A slender-bodied bottom-dwelling fish found in the deeper waters of warm seas.
- Family Nomeidae (or Stromateidae): several genera, in particular Ariomma
More example sentences
- I think the fish is a driftfish.
- The man-of-war fish is a driftfish found in all tropical and subtropical oceans of the world.
Definition of driftfish in:
- The British & World English dictionary