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Synonyms for tuna
ˈtu nə, ˈtyu-tu·na

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tuna, Opuntia tunanoun

    tropical American prickly pear of Jamaica

    tuna fish, tunny

  2. tuna, tuna fish, tunnynoun

    important warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridae; usually served as steaks

    tuna fish, tunny

  3. tuna, tunnynoun

    any very large marine food and game fish of the genus Thunnus; related to mackerel; chiefly of warm waters

    tuna fish, tunny

  4. tuna, Anguilla sucklandiinoun

    New Zealand eel

    tuna fish, tunny

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "tuna":

    tunas, thon, bluefin, elton, tonne, tone


  1. List of known nicknames for "Tuna":

    Altuna Sejdiu

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. TUNA

    Transurethral needle ablation of the prostate

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  1. Jeff Milisen/Caters:

    Everyone expects the open ocean to be filled with megafaunas like tuna and sharks. [But ]99percent of everything shot on blackwater is a macro subject, so the smaller the items you are looking for, the more incredible animals you will find.

  2. John Hourston:

    It may be that we have Bluefin tuna fish here to stay.

  3. Erica Marcus:

    I've never seen what all the fuss is about, it's about as challenging a taste as tuna fish salad.

  4. Garrison Keillor:

    To choose Norm Coleman over Walter Mondale is like going to a great steakhouse and ordering the tuna sandwich.

  5. Kiyoshi Kimura:

    The tuna looks so tasty because it's fat and( looks) very fresh. It is a good tuna. But I think I did too much.

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