Antonyms

1. turkey-sized

adjective. having the approximate size of a turkey.

Antonyms

  • unsorted

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Example sentences of the word turkey-vulture


1. Noun Phrase
Many turkey vultures are year-round residents of South America, Central America and Mexico.

2. Noun Phrase
The migrating turkey vultures return in the spring to their flock's favored roost in the north.

3. Noun Phrase
Migrating turkey vultures seldom stop to eat, depending instead on their fat reserves.

4. Noun Phrase
Both black and turkey vultures are carrion-eaters, which means they feed on the bodies of creatures already dead.

2. vulture

noun. ['ˈvʌltʃɝ'] any of various large diurnal birds of prey having naked heads and weak claws and feeding chiefly on carrion.

Synonyms

  • family Aegypiidae
  • Old World vulture
  • cathartid
  • New World vulture
  • Aegypiidae
  • raptorial bird
  • bird of prey

Etymology

  • vultur (Latin)

3. vulture

noun. ['ˈvʌltʃɝ'] someone who attacks in search of booty.

Synonyms

  • attacker
  • predator
  • assailant
  • assaulter
  • marauder
  • aggressor
  • piranha

Etymology

  • vultur (Latin)

4. turkey

noun. ['ˈtɝːki'] large gallinaceous bird with fan-shaped tail; widely domesticated for food.

Synonyms

  • turkey cock
  • genus Meleagris
  • Meleagris
  • tom turkey
  • poultry
  • fowl
  • tom
  • gobbler
  • Meleagris gallopavo

Antonyms

  • smart bomb
  • defend
  • pass
  • success

Etymology

  • Turkey (English)
  • Turquie (French)

5. Turkey

noun. a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923.

Synonyms

  • Antioch
  • Euphrates River
  • Bosporus
  • Smyrna
  • Near East
  • Izmir
  • Balkans
  • Seyhan River
  • Ararat
  • Asia Minor
  • Mideast
  • capital of Turkey
  • Edirne
  • Middle East
  • Republic of Turkey
  • Turkish capital
  • Seyhan
  • Araxes
  • Aegospotamos
  • Antakya
  • Stambul
  • Tigris
  • Istanbul
  • Adalia
  • Kurdistan
  • Pergamum
  • Bursa
  • Antakiya
  • Adrianopolis
  • Halicarnassus
  • NATO
  • Balkan Peninsula
  • Dardanelles
  • Ankara
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • Euphrates
  • Turk
  • Aegospotami
  • Brusa
  • Aras
  • Adana
  • Stamboul
  • Adrianople
  • Sardis
  • Constantinople
  • Anatolia
  • Mount Ararat
  • Angora
  • Canakkale Bogazi
  • Abydos
  • Mt. Ararat
  • Hellespont
  • Antalya

Etymology

  • Turquie (French)

6. turkey

noun. ['ˈtɝːki'] flesh of large domesticated fowl usually roasted.

Synonyms

  • white meat
  • turkey wing
  • poultry

Antonyms

  • rise
  • loaded
  • diverge

Etymology

  • Turkey (English)
  • Turquie (French)

7. turkey

noun. ['ˈtɝːki'] an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual.

Synonyms

  • fizzle
  • bust
  • flop
  • dud

Antonyms

  • repair
  • rich
  • achiever
  • succeed

Etymology

  • Turkey (English)
  • Turquie (French)

8. turkey

noun. ['ˈtɝːki'] a person who does something thoughtless or annoying.

Synonyms

  • unpleasant person
  • joker

Etymology

  • Turkey (English)
  • Turquie (French)
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