Eel - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |iːl|  American pronunciation of the word eel
Brit.  |iːl|  British pronunciation of the word eel


- the fatty flesh of eel; an elongate fish found in fresh water in Europe and America; large eels are usually smoked or pickled
- voracious snakelike marine or freshwater fishes with smooth slimy usually scaleless skin and having a continuous vertical fin but no ventral fins

Word forms

singular: eel
plural: eels
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