Thesaurus / dead duck

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We wasted half an hour fussing over that dead duck down under, and now I'm expected to go rubbin' my back all round the Pole.

Actions and ReactionsRudyard Kipling

You'd sure be a dead duck long before we crossed the border, my boy!

If a Heinkel or an Me 110 showed up, the old girl would be a dead duck.

A Yankee Flier in ItalyRutherford G. Montgomery

The little man got a long stick, and, reaching it out, drew the dead duck to the bank.

Yet here he was locked up in their tin-can of a jail, as good as a dead duck.

We wasted an hour and a quarter over that dead duck down under, and now I'm expected to go rubbin' my back all round the Pole.

With The Night MailRudyard Kipling

I have occasionally found a dead duck beneath the ice or floating in the water of a salt-hole.

Wild Life Near HomeDallas Lore Sharp

I glided forward, and came near shooting the Quartermaster, who sat in a bunch of sedge-grass, with a dead duck by his side.

Crooked TrailsFrederic Remington
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.