how to pronounce blowfish

/blˈoʊfɪʃ/

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meanings

noun:

  1. Any species of fish of the family Tetraodontidae that have the ability to inflate themselves to a globe several times their normal size by swallowing water or air when threatened.
  2. A delicacy popular in Japan, consisting of the fish served raw as sushi or perhaps fried. It may, if improperly prepared, contain considerably deadly levels of neurotoxins.

name:

  1. A symmetric block cipher encryption algorithm used in modern cryptographic software, designed by Bruce Schneier in 1993.

words with pronunciation similar to blowfish

The similarity is measured in the number of changed sounds (added, deleted, or replaced) between two transcriptions.

blowing/blˈoʊɪŋ/, 2 changes.
bloated/blˈoʊtɪd/, 2 changes.
blemish/blˈɛmɪʃ/, 2 changes.
bluffing/blˈʌfɪŋ/, 2 changes.
banish/bˈænɪʃ/, 3 changes.
flourish/flˈɝɪʃ/, 3 changes.
briefing/bɹˈifɪŋ/, 3 changes.
selfish/sˈɛlfɪʃ/, 3 changes.
blower/blˈoʊɚ/, 3 changes.
blazing/blˈɛɪzɪŋ/, 3 changes.


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