Associations to the word «Quahog»
QUAHOG, noun. An edible clam with a hard shell found along the Atlantic Coast of North America, from genus Mercenaria mercenaria, formerly Venus mercenaria.
QUAHOG, noun. Very small clams used in chowders and other clam dishes.
QUAHOG, verb. (intransitive) To fish for quahogs.
QUAHOG, noun. Atlantic coast round clams with hard shells; large clams usually used for chowders or other clam dishes.
QUAHOG, noun. An edible American clam; the heavy shells were used as money by some American Indians.
Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.