Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Crawfish"

The meaning of "Crawfish" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does to throw crawfish boils

My mom throws these huge crawfish boils mean?
A: to throw [an event] = to prepare and host an event
crawfish = a kind of animal that resembles a small lobster, but lives in fresh water instead of the ocean
boil [noun] = cooking a lot of something by putting it in a big pot of boiling water with vegetables and spices

My mom throws these huge crawfish boils = My mom hosts these parties where we cook a lot of crawfish

The people in the picture are eating crawfish at a crawfish boil.

Synonyms of "Crawfish" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between crawfish and crayfish ?
A: It means the same thing, it just depends on the person who says it, there are different terms for the animal depending on where a person may be from in the US
Q: What is the difference between crawfish and crayfish ?
A: They are the same animal, they just have different names depending on where you are in the US. Crayfish, Crawfish, Crawdad, and mudbug are all used in one place or another.
Q: What is the difference between crawfish and crawdad and crayfish ?
A: I've never heard of crawdad before...
But it depends on the dialect. I am northern so I say crayfish, typically southerners say crawfish. But I've heard northerners say crawfish before and southerners say crayfish. They both mean the same thing but it's really just personal preference, I imagine westerners say either or.

Translations of "Crawfish"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? crawfish
A: 1박2일... 유호진피디 ㅋㅋㅋㅋ

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Q: I made crawfish for my international friends. They were shocked by how I ate crawfish because they thought it looked terrible that is just common food for me. I joked, there’s nothing wired, my compatriots even can eat XXX soup(I’ve never eaten that) Does this sound natural?
A: thanks!!! May I ask whether or not I can use not a big deal here?

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