What is another word for porpoise?

132 synonyms found


[ pˈɔːpəs], [ pˈɔːpəs], [ p_ˈɔː_p_ə_s]

How to use "Porpoise" in context?

The porpoise is a whales and dolphins species that is found in the northern hemisphere. Porpoises can be found in both fresh and salt water and can weigh anywhere from 55 to 650 pounds. Porpoises are the smallest of the whales and dolphins and can be seen traveling in groups or families. Porpoises are critical to the marine ecosystem as they are the primary food source for many types of fish.

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