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noun as in ungulate

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You can right a flipped machine if you’ve got a tree to help you out, and move or lift a dead deer, elk, bear, or even moose with the right hardware.

I slept in the sunshine on a large tussock and woke to the sound of deer walking on the hillside.

In a herd of deer, for example, there are no shifting alliances, no outsiders coming and going from the group, and no dominance hierarchies.

They come from 23 species, including bison, red deer, cave bears and goats.

Other dogs, trained to find scat, can tell droppings from diseased deer from those of healthy deer.

She actually had never been to a Deer Tick show before, but she liked it a lot.

So we picked out the song (“Rhiannon,” click here for video), and Deer Tick learned it.

A worn couch sitting squarely before a wood veneer wall, accented by the head of a deer.

In 1987, The Deer Hunter was hailed at the Moscow Film Festival as an important portrayal of the horrors of war.

A drawing of what was deemed a “deer pig” was also sent through the uranium decay ringer.

Within were the park and the deer, and the mansion rearing its brilliant columns amidst the redundant groves of a Spanish autumn.

Now indeed they would have a grand feast, for they could add the flesh of the deer and boa to what they had already obtained.

One of these leads past Charlecote, famous for Shakespeare's deer-stealing episode, but no longer open to the public.

He descended into the valley, startling a herd of deer that bounded into the forest which clothed the hills.

A number of peacocks, silver-pheasants, mandarin-ducks, and deer are preserved in their gardens.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to deer, such as: buffalo, camel, cattle, cow, elephant, and giraffe.

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