• Collective nouns for fish
    collective noun usage
    schoolA school of fish
    ('school' generally refers to a group of fish of a single species, moving in full coordination either to avoid predators or in search of food)
    shoalA shoal of fish
    runA run of fish
    catchA catch of fish
    ('catch' generally refers to a group of fish caught for consumption as food)
    haulA haul of fish
    ('haul' generally refers to a group of fish caught using nets)
    fryA fry of fish
    ('fry' generally refers to a group of young fish)
    draftA draft of fish
    kettleA kettle of fish
    driftA drift of fish
    scaleA scale of fish
    draughtA draught of fish
    nestA nest of fish
    (see list of all collective nouns)

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