Synonyms
Etymology

1. waterfowl

noun. ['ˈwɔtɝˌfaʊl'] freshwater aquatic bird.

Synonyms

  • waterbird
  • anseriform bird
  • water bird
  • aquatic bird

Etymology

  • fowl (English)
  • foul (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • water (English)
  • water (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Waterfowl

  • peafowl

Example sentences of the word waterfowl


1. Noun, singular or mass
This training tactic will help your dog get used to the smell of waterfowl.

2. Adjective
Ducks are waterfowl, perfectly adapted to the aquatic life.

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