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synonyms for pigeon

  • helpless
  • unarmed
  • unprotected
  • caught
  • endangered
  • exposed
  • hands tied
  • in line of fire
  • indefensible
  • like a clay pigeon
  • like a sitting duck
  • naked
  • on the line
  • on-the-spot
  • open
  • out on limb
  • poor
  • unguarded
  • up the creek
  • weak
  • wide open
See also synonyms for: pigeons
  • chicken
  • duck
  • fowl
  • geese
  • pheasant
  • goose
  • grouse
  • hen
  • partridge
  • pullet
  • quail
  • rooster
  • turkey

antonyms for pigeon

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  • powerful
  • strong
                  • brain
                            • give
                            • help
                            • aid
                            • assist
                            • protect
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                            How to use pigeon in a sentence

                            Two centuries ago, anyone who wrote an ill-advised post or sent a “bad tweet” would have had to out-gallop a Pony Express rider or figure out how to trap a very determined pigeon.
                            HOW TO SAVE IMPORTANT PHOTOS AND VIDEO FROM THE WEBJOHN KENNEDYJANUARY 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
                            Use high-quality bird seed — not bread, even for ducks and pigeons — tailored to the species you want to tempt.
                            A CONCISE GUIDE TO BIRDING IN YOUR OWN BACKYARDERIN E. WILLIAMSDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
                            The passenger pigeon was once the most abundant bird in North America — maybe even on the planet.
                            AROUND THE WORLD, BIRDS ARE IN CRISISALISON PEARCE STEVENSDECEMBER 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
                            Around the same time, Varahn noticed that the woman who fed the pigeons had also disappeared.
                            “WE DON’T EVEN KNOW WHO IS DEAD OR ALIVE”: TRAPPED INSIDE AN ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY DURING THE PANDEMICBY AVA KOFMANNOVEMBER 30, 2020PROPUBLICA
                            I like my pigeons and my fancy clothes, but other than that, I don’t want anything.
                            MIKE TYSON FOUGHT FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 15 YEARS. SO MUCH HAD CHANGED.GENE WANGNOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
                            The "pigeon house" stood behind a locked gate, and a shallow parterre that had been somewhat neglected.
                            THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
                            After she was far away she looked back and saw a pigeon resting on the shoulder of the statue.
                            HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
                            Again he accompanied her back to her home; and it was after dusk when they reached the little "pigeon-house."
                            THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
                            And Fleetfoot played with Pigeon, and he showed her how to lift hot stones without getting burned.
                            THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
                            Pigeon screamed again, but a hearty laugh from Chew-chew showed there was nothing to fear.
                            THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
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                            WORDS RELATED TO PIGEON

                            • chump
                            • clay pigeon
                            • derision
                            • dupe
                            • easy mark
                            • fall guy
                            • fool
                            • goat
                            • jestee
                            • joke
                            • laughingstock
                            • mark
                            • object of ridicule
                            • patsy
                            • pigeon
                            • sap
                            • setup
                            • sitting duck
                            • softie
                            • subject
                            • sucker
                            • target
                            • turkey
                            • victim
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