Any of several marine food fishes of the genus Lutjanus, of tropical and semitropical waters, having red or reddish bodies.(noun)
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Use "red snapper" in a sentence
"At liberty, midshipmen might converse with a pretty young lady at Pensacola’s San Carlos Hotel or take her for a dinner at the Harbor View Restaurant, where red snapper was accompanied by the young aviator’s new favorite drink, Ballantine India Ale."