Definition of ribbonfish in English:

ribbonfish

noun

  • Any of a number of long slender fishes which typically have a dorsal fin running the length of the body, in particular:

    • ‘The easy way to catch big fish in nearshore water off Texas is to drift dead baits, such as menhaden, ribbonfish or mullet, skewered onto large circle hooks.’
    • ‘Although live bait is preferred, dead ribbonfish, also called silver eels, will make any mackerel lick his lips, but they're rigged dead for a reason.’

Pronunciation:

ribbonfish

/ˈrɪb(ə)nfɪʃ/