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Synonyms for carp

find fault

Synonyms for carp

to raise unnecessary or trivial objections

carp at: to scold or find fault with constantly

Synonyms for carp

the lean flesh of a fish that is often farmed

any of various freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae

raise trivial objections

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A long, straggling troop bore spades and mattocks while the two rearmost of all staggered along under a huge basket o' fresh-caught carp, for the morrow was Friday, and there were fifty platters to be filled and as many sturdy trenchermen behind them.
Bighead, silver, and black carp were originally stocked into ponds on fish farms in the South as biological controls.
Relatively few black carp have been collected in the wild, although occurrences have been over a wide geographic area, including Louisiana, Illinois, and Missouri north of St.
BURLINGTON, ON: Fisheries and Oceans Canada and the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, today announced the test results of a single live Grass Carp caught near Dunnville, Ontario in the Grand River, near Lake Erie.
Our efforts to date have prevented Asian Carp species, including Grass Carp, from establishing in the Great Lakes system.