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noun as in animal

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Male relatives have hunted for rabbits, pheasants, duck and deer for decades.

Even before the war, Americans were being encouraged to eat rabbits.

Considered a “patriotic food” during World War II, rabbits were raised alongside the venerable victory gardens on the homefront.

Chef Alex Armstrong prepared the meal for participants while Kaye schooled them in the art of reconstructing ex-rabbits.

Wood pigeon, pheasant, partridge, grouse, peacocks, hares, wild rabbits, and waterfowl are all dietary staples.

Without a word, the four children sank down behind the bushes like frightened rabbits.

She's right smart younger than I am, and I've got eight children and five grandchildren, peart and lively as rabbits.

She liked to turn off the road and gallop across the trackless ways, sometimes frightening rabbits and coyotes from the sagebrush.

But with the first shot both men left the house by the mill and scurried like rabbits for the open fields.

I have a printing-press, a collection of birds' eggs, and some white bantams and some rabbits.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rabbits, such as: buck, rodent, hare, bunny, cony, and capon.

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