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1. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] of concern to or concerning the internal affairs of a nation.

Synonyms

  • interior
  • national
  • municipal
  • internal

Antonyms

  • international
  • inactivity
  • outside
  • outdoor

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Domestic Fowl

  • sprowl
  • sproul
  • scowl
  • prowl
  • growl
  • crowle
  • crowl
  • afoul
  • towle
  • towel
  • soule
  • raul
  • moul
  • jowl
  • howl
  • houle
  • foul
  • cowl
  • coull

2. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] of or involving the home or family.

Synonyms

  • home-style
  • domesticity
  • home-loving
  • housewifely
  • domesticated

Antonyms

  • exterior
  • coastal
  • outward
  • external

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

3. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] produced in a particular country.

Antonyms

  • nonworker

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

4. domestic

adjective. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] converted or adapted to domestic use.

Synonyms

  • tamed
  • domesticated

Antonyms

  • noncitizen
  • local
  • private

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

5. domestic

noun. ['dəˈmɛstɪk'] a servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household.

Synonyms

  • ayah
  • amah
  • maidservant
  • home help
  • skivvy
  • retainer
  • maid
  • house servant
  • housemaid
  • slavey
  • housekeeper
  • domestic help

Antonyms

  • extramural
  • wildness
  • intractable
  • stubborn

Etymology

  • domesticus (Latin)
  • domus (Latin)

6. fowl

noun. ['ˈfaʊl'] a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl.

Synonyms

  • Numida meleagris
  • guinea
  • chicken
  • Cornish
  • Meleagris gallopavo
  • Rock Cornish
  • Gallus gallus
  • saddle
  • bantam
  • gallinacean
  • turkey
  • poultry
  • genus Gallus
  • game fowl
  • Cornish fowl
  • Plymouth Rock
  • guinea fowl
  • domestic fowl
  • Gallus
  • cochin china
  • Dorking
  • cochin

Antonyms

  • unburden
  • detach
  • unsaddle
  • big

Etymology

  • foul (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. fowl

verb. ['ˈfaʊl'] hunt fowl.

Synonyms

  • track down
  • hunt
  • hunt down

Antonyms

  • exempt
  • confine
  • fail
  • idle

Etymology

  • foul (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. fowl

verb. ['ˈfaʊl'] hunt fowl in the forest.

Synonyms

  • track down
  • hunt
  • grouse
  • hunt down

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • arrive
  • malfunction
  • unearned run

Etymology

  • foul (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. fowl

noun. ['ˈfaʊl'] the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food.

Synonyms

  • meat
  • dark meat
  • thigh
  • giblets
  • wildfowl
  • wishbone
  • oyster
  • pope's nose
  • poultry
  • giblet
  • wishing bone
  • bird
  • second joint
  • wing
  • parson's nose

Antonyms

  • spread
  • ratite
  • carinate
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • foul (Middle English (1100-1500))

Example sentences of the word domestic-fowl


1. Noun Phrase
The Ameraucana breed of domestic fowl, more commonly called the Americana, is an attractive fowl, whose ancestors originated from South America.

2. Noun Phrase
You can use the same incubator you would use for domestic fowl eggs to incubate quail eggs, but you can't leave them in the device for the same amount of time.

3. Noun Phrase
If you live within driving distance of a chicken or domestic fowl hatchery, call ahead and ask if if any unwanted birds are available for discount prices.

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