Definition of white fish in English:

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white fish

Pronunciation: /wʌɪt ˈfɪʃ/


[mass noun]
Fish with pale flesh, such as plaice, halibut, cod, and haddock. Compare with red fish.
Example sentences
  • The new report looks at the likely earnings and profits for vessels primarily fishing for white fish, such as cod and haddock, in the two areas.
  • In the meantime, very gently cook a good quantity of white fish (I used haddock) in half a pint of milk with a bay leaf and a stock cube in it.
  • My huge bowl contained large, moist chunks of tangy smoked haddock and other white fish in a delicious creamy sauce.
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