What is the adjective for shrimper?

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Included below are past participle and present participle forms for the verb shrimp which may be used as adjectives within certain contexts.

shrimpy
  1. Resembling shrimp; shrimplike.
  2. Synonyms:
  3. Examples:
    1. “Jonathan is a shrimpy little guy with surprisingly strong muscles and short stubby legs.”
      “The shrimpy eight-ounce cans drain your wallet more so than they drain your thirst.”
      “One of the boys, a shrimpy little kid, was closer to the ground and faster than the rest of us.”
shrimplike
  1. Resembling a shrimp.
  2. Examples:
    1. “His work has focused on the whales' principal food, the inch-long, shrimplike marine animals known as krill.”
      “These toothpick-sized, shrimplike crustaceans thrive in vast quantities in Antarctic waters.”
      “Much damage may be done to rice paddies by burrowing crabs of various species and by the mud-eating, shrimplike Thalassina of Malaya.”
shrimpless
  1. Without shrimp.
shrimpier
shrimpiest
shrimped
  1. simple past tense and past participle of shrimp
shrimping
  1. present participle of shrimp
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