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lobster British & World English

A large marine crustacean with a cylindrical body, stalked eyes, and the first of its five pairs of limbs modified as pincers

lobster pot British & World English

A basket-like trap in which lobsters are caught

lobster claw British & World English

A tropical American plant with brightly coloured flowers which resemble a lobster’s claw, each being composed of boat-shaped bracts

lobster moth British & World English

A brown woodland European moth with a caterpillar that has long legs and an upturned tail reminiscent of a lobster

rock lobster British & World English

Another term for spiny lobster.

spiny lobster British & World English

A large edible crustacean with a spiny shell and long heavy antennae, but lacking the large claws of true lobsters

lobster Newburg British & World English

A dish of lobster cooked in a thick cream sauce containing sherry or brandy

Norway lobster British & World English

A small, slender commercially important European lobster

lobster thermidor British & World English

A dish of lobster cooked in a cream sauce, returned to its shell, sprinkled with cheese, and browned under the grill