What does the word minnow mean?

Usage examples for minnow

  1. If you proceed as you have begun, there will very soon not be so much as a minnow within a mile of us. – Explorers of the Dawn by Mazo de la Roche
  2. It looks like a tiny, silver minnow. – Police!!! by Robert W. Chambers
  3. When Brown spoke without lifting his head, his voice was so shaken, so altered, that the mere sound of it scared me: Smith, he said, there is a fish in here, shaped exactly like a brook minnow. – Police!!! by Robert W. Chambers