(noun, adjective)


1. of or relating to or resembling fish

- the soup had a fishy smell

2. strange or unusual; inspiring doubt.

- there was something fishy about the accident

Similar word(s): questionable, funny, shady, suspect, suspicious

Sentences with fishy as an adjective:

- What is that fishy odor?

- I don't trust him; his claims seem fishy to me.


1. (childish) Diminutive of fish