n (plural shrimp or (in British English also/en inglés británico también) , shrimps)
- 1 (large) (American English/inglés norteamericano) langostino (m), camarón (m) (Latin America/América Latina) ; (medium) camarón (masculine) (Latin America/América Latina) , gamba (feminine) (especially Spain/especialmente España) , langostino (masculine) (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) ; (small) (British English/inglés británico) camarón (m), quisquilla (f) (Spain/España) (before noun/delante del nombre) shrimp cocktail cocktail 2 shrimp sauce salsa (f) rosa or americana, salsa (f) golf (River Plate area/Río de la Plata)More example sentences
- While blue whales may occasionally feed on pelagic crabs and small fishes, their diet is almost exclusively euphausiid shrimps commonly called krill.
- Eumalacostraca is the group that contains most of the animals the general public recognize as crustaceans, such as shrimp, crabs, lobsters.
- The trip north is slow for the cow-calf pair because of stops for nursing and the occasional meal of mysid shrimp or other food encountered.
- 2(plural shrimps)(small person) [colloquial, pejorative/familiar, peyorativo] renacuajo, (masculine, feminine) [colloquial, pejorative/familiar, peyorativo], enano, (masculine, feminine) [colloquial, pejorative/familiar, peyorativo]More example sentences
- Are you sure you want to hang out with that shrimp?
- to go shrimping ir* a pescar camarones ( or gambas etc)More example sentences
- It's fascinating to me that a man would move from Harvard Business School to shrimping to biotech.
- There was dinghy sailing on the Camel Estuary, shrimping at low tide near Padstow, dune-jumping at Rock, surfing on Polzeath beach, surfing anywhere.
- They watch porno films, sing old ‘revolutionary’ songs, and go shrimping in a shallow pond.