1. curlew

noun. large migratory shorebirds of the sandpiper family; closely related to woodcocks but having a down-curved bill.


  • Numenius
  • Numenius arquata
  • shorebird
  • limicoline bird
  • Eskimo curlew
  • genus Numenius
  • Numenius borealis
  • European curlew

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Sentences with curlew

1. Noun, singular or mass
Included on the lists of endangered European animals are the saiga antelope, Iberian lynx, slender-billed curlew, all six species of wall lizards, and the Karpathos frog.