English to Afrikaans Meaning :: bird

voël
Bird :
voël
- voëlbirdedvoëlkykervoëlkykvoëlagtige
 

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Noun(1) warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings(2) the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic(3) informal terms for a (young(4) a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt(5) badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers
Verb(1) watch and study birds in their natural habitat

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(1) The landlady Anika was a senile old bird and was always telling me off for not paying my bills when I'd just paid her the day before.(2) She's a strong old bird , but I don't think she'll recover from this one.(3) When skeet shooting or bird hunting, those that ride high on the nose are preferred since you are shooting at objects moving upwards.(4) the valley is teeming with bird life(5) Moisten the top of the bird with olive oil and then season with thyme, rosemary, oregano, salt, pepper and a few pinches of cayenne.(6) Will that wily old bird be proved right in the next few months?(7) carve the bird and arrange on a warmed serving plate(8) she's a sharp old bird(9) The black back of the bird separated the two wings from each other.(10) A fit bird means a girl who is pretty good looking or tasty!(11) I had a friend who worked abroad minus his wife and ran off with a younger bird .(12) Occasionally, a bird fluffs feathers and wings in a short flight, before returning to the field of perpetual avian motion.(13) If you flipped through the channels fast enough, it looked like the old bird had finally made up with Diana.(14) who's that good-looking bird?(15) Note the curled feathers on the wings, which become more prominent when the bird raises its wings during threat display(16) They were not the feathered wings of a bird or the leathery ones of a bat, but something in-between, sharing the features of both.
Related Words
(1) early bird ::
vroeë voël
(2) bird of prey ::
Roofvoël
(3) little bird ::
klein voëltjie
(4) bird flu ::
voelgriep
(5) bird cage ::
voël hok
(6) bird of paradise ::
voëls van die paradys
Synonyms
Noun
1. fowl ::
voëls
2. dame ::
Dame
3. shuttle ::
shuttle
4. snort ::
Snork
Verb
Antonyms
1. cheer ::
moed
Different Forms
bird, birded, birder, birders, birding, birdlike, birds
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

...was real small. Like a bird.

...was real small. Like a BIRD.

Breaking Bad Season 3, Episode 12


Hey, look at that pretty bird.

Hey, look at that pretty BIRD.

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 18


He\'s like a baby bird.

He's like a baby BIRD.

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 5


Well, aren\'t you early bird,
up and out already?

Well, aren't you early BIRD, up and out already?

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 1


You\'ve changed, little bird.

You've changed, little BIRD.

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 4


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