Definition of "whitings" [whitings]

  • Plural form of whiting. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "whitings" in a sentence
  • "I bought some speldings, fish (generally whitings) salted and dried in a particular manner, being dipped in the sea and dried in the sun, and eaten by the Scots by way of a relish."
  • "Nevertheless, we have excellent soles, skaite, flounders and whitings, and sometimes mackarel."
  • "This she had not thought worthy of communication, any more than that there lived a fisherman at next door, who was then provided with plenty of soles, and whitings, and lobsters, far superior to those which adorn a city feast."