Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for halibut

lean flesh of very large flatfish of Atlantic or Pacific

marine food fish of the northern Atlantic or northern Pacific


Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
This approach is unique in the restaurant industry, and Duke explains, "Our halibut is "Better Than Fresh" because it is ice chilled at the source to preserve freshness.
Halibut Cove is also known for its art galleries and The Saltry Restaurant.
Peter caught the huge halibut using squid, although landing it proved a challenge.
For the halibut: 1 quart olive oil 4 4-ounce pieces halibut fillet 1/2 ounce preserved lemon rind, finely chopped Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste For the morels: 1/2 ounce butter 4 ounces morel mushrooms 4 ounces English peas, blanched, peeled and halved Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste For the pea tendrils: 2 ounces pea tendrils 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 tablespoon olive oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
Abstract--It is evident from several field experiments with vertical longlines and archival tags, as well as concurrent studies of predator-prey relationships, that adult specimens of the deep-water flatfish Greenland halibut (Reinhardtius hippoglossoides) make regular excursions several hundred meters through the water column.
HALIBUT is one of those wonderful fish that can be poached, grilled or fried - almost everything you add to accompany it works incredibly well.
THE menu at a Northumberland hotel will have a distinctly fishy theme this weekend after the head chef took delivery of a giant halibut.
The season for fin-clipped coho salmon opens Saturday in waters between Cape Falcon and the Oregon/California border, and additional halibut fishing dates were announced Monday by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife.
The 32nd annual Marina del Rey Halibut Derby will be held April 1-2.
GEORDIE lad Jordan Johnson will need more than a little dishy for this fishy - an 11st monster halibut.
Measuring a gigantic 70 inches in length, the 100lb halibut is almost 10 times the size of a normal fish.
A lack of working capital in the aquaculture industry is stifling the development of marine whitefish such as cod, halibut and haddock, said Alastair Barge, chairman of the British Marine Finfish Association.
To assist in deliberations on individual fishing quota (IFQ) programs, GAO determined (1) the extent of consolidation of quota holdings in three IFQ programs (Alaskan halibut and sablefish, wreckfish, and surfclam/ocean quahog); (2) the extent of foreign holdings of quota in these programs; and (3) the economic effect of the IFQ program on Alaskan halibut and sablefish processors.
Halibut, the largest of the flatfish, thrives in the cold waters of the North Atlantic from the Arctic