Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / falconry
FEEDBACK

falconry

See definition of falconry on Dictionary.com

synonyms for falconry

  • angling
  • fishery
  • fishing
  • shooting
  • coursing
  • fowling
  • hawking
  • sporting
  • stalking
  • trapping
  • big-game hunting
  • halieutics
  • the hunt
  • venatics
  • venery
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
QUIZ
Good Luck On This Lunar New Year Quiz!
START THE QUIZ

How to use falconry in a sentence

Falconry, unknown as a diversion to the ancients, became from the fourth century an equally delightful occupation.
VIEW OF THE STATE OF EUROPE DURING THE MIDDLE AGES, VOL. 3 (OF 3)HENRY HALLAM
Falconry (fa¨kn-ri), also called hawking, the pursuit of game by means of trained hawks or falcons.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIAVARIOUS
He had developed into a dark, dashing youth, given to falconry, painting and music.
LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF THE GREAT, VOL. 13ELBERT HUBBARD
It is called La Fauconnaire, or the Falconry, and approaches two hundred feet in height, and very difficult of ascent.
JETHOUE. R. SUFFLING
The bittern in the days of falconry was strictly preserved, and afforded excellent sport.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, SLICE 1VARIOUS
Soon after these events Solyman, when engaged in his favourite sport of falconry, was thrown from his horse and killed.
THE PASSING OF THE TURKISH EMPIRE IN EUROPEB. GRANVILLE BAKER
A technical term in falconry, denoting the height to which a hawk or falcon flies.
THE NEW HUDSON SHAKESPEARE: JULIUS CAESARWILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
As the Peregrine of falconry we know of the Duck Hawk as a fearless, dashing hunter of greater power of wing and talon.
WHAT BIRD IS THAT?FRANK M. CHAPMAN
But on the way to the marsh the knight and the Prior paid little attention to the diversion of falconry.
MASTERS OF THE GUILDL. LAMPREY
It is the species, in Europe, most commonly trained for the sport of hawking (see Falconry).
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 2VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO FALCONRY

  • angling
  • big-game hunting
  • coursing
  • falconry
  • fishery
  • fishing
  • fowling
  • halieutics
  • hawking
  • shooting
  • sporting
  • stalking
  • the hunt
  • trapping
  • venatics
  • venery
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.