Definition of sharksucker in US English:

sharksucker

noun

  • A remora, especially Echeneis naucrates, the most abundant remora of warm waters.

    • ‘These creatures often swim in the company of other smaller fish, including remoras or shark-suckers, which seem to use the pressure-wave made by the forward progress of the larger animal, and hide in its shade.’
    • ‘What is a pilotfish and what is a shark-sucker or remora?’

Pronunciation

sharksucker

/ˈSHärksəkər/