Roach Synonyms & Definitions

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• RoachDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) A cockroach.
  2. (n.) A convex curve or arch cut in the edge of a sail to prevent chafing, or to secure a better fit.
  3. (n.) A European fresh-water fish of the Carp family (Leuciscus rutilus). It is silver-white, with a greenish back.
  4. (v. t.) To cut off, as a horses mane, so that the part left shall stand upright.
  5. (n.) The redfin, or shiner.
  6. (v. t.) To cause to arch.
  7. (n.) An American chub (Semotilus bullaris); the fallfish.

• Roach-backedDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Having a back like that of roach; -- said of a horse whose back a convex instead of a concave curve.