Dictionary search results

Showing 1-20 of 20 results

clam US English

A marine bivalve mollusk with shells of equal size

hard clam US English

Another term for quahog.

soft clam US English

Another term for soft-shell clam.

giant clam US English

A very large bivalve mollusk that occurs in the tropical Indo-Pacific

razor clam US English

A burrowing bivalve mollusk with a long, slender shell that resembles the handle of a straight razor

hard-shell clam US English

Another term for quahog.

jackknife clam US English

Another term for razor clam.

soft-shell clam US English

A marine bivalve mollusk with a thin shell and a long siphon, valued as food on the east coast of North America

happy as a clam US English

Extremely happy

Manhattan clam chowder US English

A chowder made with clams, vegetables, salt pork, and seasonings in a tomato-based broth

New England clam chowder US English

A thick chowder made with clams, onions, potatoes, salt pork, and milk or cream

clamdiggers US English

Close-fitting women’s casual pants hemmed at mid-calf

clamshell US English

The shell of a clam, formed of two roughly equal valves with a hinge

coquina clam in coquina US English

A small bivalve mollusk with a wedge-shaped shell that has a wide variety of colors and patterns

Venus clam in Venus US English

A burrowing marine bivalve mollusk with clearly defined growth lines on the shell

softshell clam in soft-shell clam US English

A marine bivalve mollusk with a thin shell and a long siphon, valued as food on the east coast of North America

hard-shell clam in clam US English

A marine bivalve mollusk with shells of equal size

soft-shell clam in clam US English

A marine bivalve mollusk with shells of equal size