Synonyms

1. bird-scarer

noun. an effigy in the shape of a man to frighten birds away from seeds.

Synonyms

  • scarecrow
  • image
  • scarer
  • strawman
  • simulacrum
  • effigy

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Words that Rhyme with Wading Bird

  • transferred
  • transfered
  • undeterred
  • uncured
  • preferred
  • prefered
  • overheard
  • misheard
  • conferred
  • concurred
  • unheard
  • reword
  • referred
  • recurred
  • interred
  • inferred
  • incurred
  • deterred
  • demurred
  • deferred
  • chauffeured
  • alward
  • absurd
  • stirred
  • spurred
  • slurred
  • occurred
  • blurred
  • word
  • third

Example sentences of the word wading-bird


1. Noun Phrase
Waterfowl and wading birds are spotted along the lake.

2. Noun Phrase
Parallel strands on posts around the shore perimeter prevent large wading birds like herons from approaching by land.

3. Noun Phrase
Water over 18 inches deep also discourages wading birds.

4. Noun Phrase
More than 350 bird species -- including many wading birds -- call the Everglades home.

2. bird-footed_dinosaur

noun. any of numerous carnivorous dinosaurs of the Triassic to Cretaceous with short forelimbs that walked or ran on strong hind legs.

Synonyms

  • herrerasaur
  • allosaurus
  • maniraptor
  • allosaur
  • megalosaurus
  • suborder Theropoda
  • ceratosaur
  • carnosaur
  • tyrannosaur
  • ceratosaurus
  • ornithomimid
  • saurischian
  • megalosaur
  • saurischian dinosaur
  • theropod dinosaur
  • compsognathus
  • theropod
  • tyrannosaurus
  • herrerasaurus
  • Tyrannosaurus rex
  • Theropoda

3. mound-bird

noun. large-footed short-winged birds of Australasia; build mounds of decaying vegetation to incubate eggs.

Synonyms

  • lowan
  • scrub fowl
  • Leipoa ocellata
  • mallee fowl
  • gallinacean
  • mound builder
  • Macrocephalon maleo
  • maleo
  • mound bird
  • Alectura lathami
  • family Megapodiidae
  • Megapodiidae
  • leipoa
  • megapode
  • brush turkey

4. wading

noun. ['ˈweɪdɪŋ'] walking with your feet in shallow water.

Synonyms

  • walk

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • ride

5. bird

noun. ['ˈbɝːd'] warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings.

Synonyms

  • twitterer
  • protoavis
  • feather
  • preen gland
  • croup
  • raptorial bird
  • fowl
  • caprimulgiform bird
  • Sinornis
  • uropygium
  • flock
  • archeopteryx
  • hen
  • aquatic bird
  • Archaeopteryx lithographica
  • raptor
  • nonpasserine bird
  • wing
  • carinate
  • beak
  • furcula
  • cock
  • croupe
  • uropygial gland
  • neb
  • night bird
  • nib
  • parrot
  • archaeornis
  • plume
  • plumage
  • dickeybird
  • dickybird
  • passeriform bird
  • bird of prey
  • bird's foot
  • nester
  • carinate bird
  • vertebrate
  • ratite bird
  • bird of passage
  • apodiform bird
  • gallinacean
  • hindquarters
  • cuculiform bird
  • rump
  • ratite
  • craniate
  • class Aves
  • dickey-bird
  • pennon
  • air sac
  • flying bird
  • archaeopteryx
  • coraciiform bird
  • trogon
  • passerine
  • pinion
  • piciform bird
  • flightless bird
  • pecker
  • bill
  • Ibero-mesornis
  • Aves
  • dicky-bird
  • syrinx

Antonyms

  • carinate
  • disjoin
  • uncover
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • brid (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bridd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • burung (Malay (macrolanguage))

6. bird

noun. ['ˈbɝːd'] 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
  • fowl
  • giblet
  • wishing bone
  • second joint
  • wing
  • parson's nose

Antonyms

  • spread
  • applaud
  • worth
  • whisper

Etymology

  • brid (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bridd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • burung (Malay (macrolanguage))

7. bird

noun. ['ˈbɝːd'] a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt.

Synonyms

  • hiss
  • hoot
  • Bronx cheer
  • raspberry
  • vociferation
  • razzing
  • outcry
  • yell
  • cry
  • shout
  • snort
  • boo
  • call

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • heterodactyl foot
  • zygodactyl foot
  • enable

Etymology

  • brid (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bridd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • burung (Malay (macrolanguage))

8. bird

noun. ['ˈbɝːd'] badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers.

Synonyms

  • shuttlecock
  • badminton equipment
  • shuttle

Antonyms

  • ride
  • underdress
  • dress down
  • undercharge

Etymology

  • brid (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bridd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • burung (Malay (macrolanguage))

9. bird

noun. ['ˈbɝːd'] informal terms for a (young) woman.

Synonyms

  • missy
  • doll
  • chick
  • young woman
  • fille
  • skirt
  • girl
  • wench
  • dame
  • young lady

Antonyms

  • exhale
  • inhale
  • demobilize
  • cause to sleep

Etymology

  • brid (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bridd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • burung (Malay (macrolanguage))

10. bird

verb. ['ˈbɝːd'] watch and study birds in their natural habitat.

Synonyms

  • birdwatch

Antonyms

  • contraindicate
  • man

Etymology

  • brid (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bridd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • burung (Malay (macrolanguage))
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