Meaning of fish finger in English:

fish finger

Pronunciation

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noun

British
  • A small oblong piece of flaked or minced fish coated in batter or breadcrumbs and fried or grilled.

    North American term fish stick

    ‘We've got degrees in computer gaming, gender studies and golf-course management, so degrees in potty training and the nutritional content of the fish finger are not exactly breaking new ground.’
    • ‘It launched a £25m advertising campaign in July aimed at giving the battered fish finger a healthier image.’
    • ‘I had the remainder of my kid's supper: old bits of fish finger, chips, and, later, half a panetonne with tea.’
    • ‘He has also written some excellent verse, of which one of his previous collections gave us a perfect sonnet to a fish finger.’
    • ‘Alternatively, once skate is lightly poached, you can ease it from the bones, dip in egg and polenta or breadcrumbs then shallow fry to make an unusually tasty fish finger.’
    • ‘Burgers, fish fingers and sausages are just as tasty when grilled, but have a lower fat content.’
    • ‘There was a range of children's dishes available, including burgers, fish fingers and sausages.’
    • ‘I ate 72 kilos of fish (not counting 40 fish fingers and 472 pieces of sushi) which is only slightly less than the average polar bear.’
    • ‘Children who refuse to eat foods that are good for them - and instead demand fish fingers, plain pasta or mashed potato - can be difficult and frustrating to deal with, not to mention worrying.’
    • ‘And claims that Joy eats raw burgers and fish fingers straight from the freezer are absolute rubbish, according to her mother.’
    • ‘‘If the children want fish fingers or burgers, then the chef should make them,’ he declared.’
    • ‘That will go a long way towards helping to pay quite a lot of mortgages, not to mention buying burgers and fish fingers for the kids.’
    • ‘It's far easier for me to do that than to cook fish fingers.’
    • ‘While everyone else was into fish fingers, our mother liked proper food.’
    • ‘Are we doing irreversible harm by giving our children fish fingers for tea?’
    • ‘My other recipe is for real fish fingers, or ‘goujons’ as they say in France.’
    • ‘You may be genius but what weirdo has fish fingers in a pie?’
    • ‘The normal school menu, which offers meals such as spaghetti bolognese, chips and fish fingers, will be served in conjunction with the new menu during a six-week trial period.’
    • ‘He got some fish fingers and I splashed out on some Tartare sauce.’
    • ‘It's several pages thick, with easily a couple of hundred choices that range from elegant-sounding entrées for the evening to good bar standards like Irish beer, fish fingers and crinkled French fries.’