Langoustine vs Crawfish - What's the difference?

langoustine | crawfish |


As nouns the difference between langoustine and crawfish

is that langoustine is any of several large edible european prawns while crawfish is (southern us|midwest us|and|western us).

As a verb crawfish is

(dialect|southern us) to backpedal, desert or withdraw, used with out .

langoustine

Noun

(en noun)
  • Any of several large edible European prawns
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  • Synonyms

    * Norway lobster

    See also

    * scampi ----

    crawfish

    English

    Noun

  • (Southern US, Midwest US, and, Western US)
  • Synonyms

    * crayfish * crawdad

    Verb

  • (dialect, Southern US) To backpedal, desert or withdraw, used with out
  • He said he'd organize the project, but I think he crawfished out of it.