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1. eagle

noun. ['ˈiːgəl'] any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight.

Synonyms

  • bald eagle
  • bird of Jove
  • raptor
  • golden eagle
  • American eagle
  • harpy
  • eaglet
  • harpy eagle
  • Accipitridae
  • Harpia harpyja
  • bird of prey
  • sea eagle
  • family Accipitridae
  • Aquila rapax
  • tawny eagle
  • Aquila chrysaetos
  • Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • fall back
  • unearned run
  • earned run

Etymology

  • egle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • egle (Anglo-Norman)

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Rhymes with Eagle

  • extralegal
  • paralegal
  • striegel
  • steagall
  • spiegel
  • spegal
  • speegle
  • kriegel
  • illegal
  • fliegel
  • flegal
  • briegel
  • wiegel
  • weigle
  • weigl
  • siegle
  • siegell
  • siegel
  • siegal
  • seigle
  • seigel
  • seigal
  • segel
  • segal
  • riegle
  • riegel
  • reigle
  • regal
  • legal
  • hiegel

How do you pronounce eagle?

Pronounce eagle as ˈigəl.

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How to spell eagle? Is it egle? Or agle? Common misspellings are:

  • egle
  • agle

Sentences with eagle


1. Noun, singular or mass
This group of sea eagles is rounded out by the Madagascar fish eagle.

Quotes about eagle


1. God is not an employer looking for employees. He is an Eagle looking for people who will take refuge under his wings. He is looking for people who will leave father and mother and homeland or anything else that may hold them back from a life of love under the wings of Jesus.
- John Piper, A Sweet and Bitter Providence: Sex, Race, and the Sovereignty of God

2. Flutter like a hummingbird, Dive like an eagle, Ain't no bird that's my equal. - Twilight
- Kathryn Lasky, The Capture

3. It is not enough if you just live life as it comes to you like a floating leaf in a pond. Make use of the powers bestowed in you and soar like an eagle.
- Stephen Richards, Think Your way to Success: Let Your Dreams Run Free

2. spread-eagle

adjective. with arms and legs stretched out and apart.

Antonyms

  • lose

3. spread-eagle

verb. defeat disastrously.

Synonyms

  • beat
  • trounce
  • beat out
  • rout
  • crush
  • spreadeagle
  • shell

Antonyms

  • praise
  • victory
  • decompression
  • hate

4. eagle-eyed

adjective. capable of seeing to a great distance.

Synonyms

  • keen-sighted
  • farseeing
  • longsighted
  • presbyopic

Antonyms

  • improvident
  • blind
  • myopic
  • shortsighted

5. spread-eagle

verb. stretch out completely.

Synonyms

  • stretch

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • conformist

6. eagle

noun. ['ˈiːgəl'] an emblem representing power.

Synonyms

  • allegory

Antonyms

  • deficit
  • lead

Etymology

  • egle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • egle (Anglo-Norman)

7. eagle

noun. ['ˈiːgəl'] (golf) a score of two strokes under par on a hole.

Antonyms

  • miss

Etymology

  • egle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • egle (Anglo-Norman)

8. eagle

verb. ['ˈiːgəl'] shoot two strokes under par.

Synonyms

  • double birdie

Antonyms

  • undershoot
  • absorb

Etymology

  • egle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • egle (Anglo-Norman)

9. eagle

noun. ['ˈiːgəl'] a former gold coin in the United States worth 10 dollars.

Antonyms

  • stay in place

Etymology

  • egle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • egle (Anglo-Norman)

10. eagle

verb. ['ˈiːgəl'] shoot in two strokes under par.

Synonyms

  • score
  • hit
  • rack up

Antonyms

  • fail
  • leave
  • abstain
  • empty

Etymology

  • egle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • egle (Anglo-Norman)
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