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Definition of Conger

  • The conger eel; -- called also congeree.
  • large dark-colored scaleless marine eel found in temperate and tropical coastal waters; some used for food

How to use conger in a sentence. Conger pronunciation.

Antigonus, King of Macedon, one day coming into one of the tents, where his cooks used to dress his meat, and finding there poet Antagoras frying a conger, and holding the pan himself, merrily asked him, Pray, Mr. Poet, was Homer frying congers when he wrote the deeds of Agamemnon?
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Antagoras readily answered: But do you think, sir, that when Agamemnon did them he made it his business to know if any in his camp were frying congers?
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Colonel Conger saw him standing upright upon a crutch with a carbine in his hands.
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But do you think, sir, that when Agamemnon did them he made it his business to know if any in his camp were frying congers?
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A sharp snatch at his line, followed by a long peculiar drag, told him what was at his bait; and after a little giving and taking, he drew a heavy twining conger eel over the boat's edge, having no little difficulty in preventing it from tangling his line, for it was quite a yard in length, and proportionately thick.
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Hake, conger, shark, whatever it might be, forgotten as Harry Paul heard that cry repeated.
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Then all at once something of the same moonlit glistening tint, but long and sinuous, slowly rose up eight or ten feet above the sea; then higher and higher till it was double that altitude, and in his excitement and agitation he realised that it was ended or begun by a snake-like head something after the fashion of that of a huge conger, the eyes being many inches across and dull and heavy after the fashion seen in a deep-sea fish.
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There were some conger eels seven feet long, and when we stared at them they went and stuck their little heads into crevices in the rocks.
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As for you, Machaerio, you bone the conger and lamprey as fast as you know how.
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Dog fish, too, are sometimes taken; as are conger eels, and horse mackerel.
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I imagine hunting must be a source of satisfaction to you, the chase, the stalking-" Conger sighed.
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Conger stepped down, onto the damp sidewalk.
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Conger took a deep breath of the cold air.
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Conger could see other soldiers inside, standing about, young soldiers with large eyes, gazing at the ikons and holy images.
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He pushed open a small side door and beckoned Conger through.
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According to our information, it is hidden here by this-" Conger looked around the room.
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The Speaker studied Conger thoughtfully.
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Conger squatted down, staring in.
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For a long time Conger said nothing.
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Conger was a hunter, a man who had lived as he pleased, where he pleased.
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Examples of Conger

Example #1
Ho, ho, ho, ho, my good people, my friends and my faithful servants, must I hinder you from helping me?
Example #2
If perhaps he be grown mad, and that thou hast sent him hither to me for the better recovery and re-establishment of his brain, grant me power and wisdom to bring him to the yoke of thy holy will by good discipline.
Example #3
Alas, my old age required hence-forward nothing else but rest, and all the days of my life I have laboured for nothing so much as peace; but now I must, I see it well, load with arms my poor, weary, and feeble shoulders, and take in my trembling hand the lance and horseman's mace, to succour and protect my honest subjects.
Example #4
When the fire first blazed up Booth crept on his hands and knees to the spot, evidently for the purpose of shooting the man who had applied the torch, but the blaze prevented him from seeing anyone.
Example #5
The cavalrymen then set fire to the barn and as the flames leaped up the figure of the assassin could be plainly seen, although the wall of fire prevented him from seeing the soldiers.