Definition of scrod in English:

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Pronunciation: /skrɒd/


North American
A young cod, haddock, or similar fish, especially one prepared for cooking.
Example sentences
  • And if he's really hungry, he says he usually has some Atlantic white fish or some scrod.
  • In New England, scrod are very young cod or haddock, weighing only a pound or two.
  • She happily consumes her fishsticks, aka a heap of greasy breading wrapped around a three-micron-thick wafer of minced scrod.


Mid 19th century: of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with scrod

bod, clod, cod, god, hod, mod, nod, od, odd, plod, pod, prod, quad, quod, shod, squad, tod, Todd, trod, wad

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