Synonyms
Antonyms

1. marabou

noun. ['ˈmɛrəˌbuː'] the downy feathers of marabou storks are used for trimming garments.

Synonyms

  • feather
  • plume
  • plumage
  • marabout
  • Leptoptilus crumeniferus

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • underdress
  • dress down
  • undercharge

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Words that Rhyme with Marabou Stork

  • uncork
  • new-york
  • storck
  • storch
  • sporck
  • slorc
  • schwark
  • o'rourke
  • oroark
  • o'roark
  • bjork
  • yorke
  • york
  • wark
  • torque
  • schork
  • rourke
  • rourk
  • rorke
  • rork
  • roarke
  • roark
  • pork
  • nork
  • mork
  • moerke
  • lorch
  • horch
  • goerke
  • fork

Example sentences of the word marabou-stork


1. Noun Phrase
There are three members of this group, the lesser and greater adjutant and the marabou stork.

2. Noun Phrase
The marabou stork of Africa is the world’s largest stork, growing up to 5 feet tall.

3. Noun Phrase
The savannas and grasslands are stalked by the marabou stork and coursed over by the martial eagle.

2. marabou

noun. ['ˈmɛrəˌbuː'] large African black-and-white carrion-eating stork; its downy underwing feathers are used to trim garments.

Synonyms

  • marabou stork
  • Leptoptilus
  • stork
  • marabout
  • Leptoptilus crumeniferus

Antonyms

  • disarrange

3. stork

noun. ['ˈstɔrk'] large mostly Old World wading birds typically having white-and-black plumage.

Synonyms

  • Mycteria americana
  • Jabiru mycteria
  • black-necked stork
  • marabou
  • wading bird
  • family Ciconiidae
  • saddlebill
  • adjutant stork
  • Ciconia ciconia
  • Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
  • wood stork
  • openbill
  • Ciconia nigra
  • marabou stork
  • adjutant
  • flinthead
  • Leptoptilus dubius
  • black stork
  • adjutant bird
  • Ciconiidae
  • jabiru
  • marabout
  • Leptoptilus crumeniferus
  • policeman bird
  • white stork
  • wader
  • Xenorhyncus asiaticus

Etymology

  • stork (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • storc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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