Synonyms for rookery

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Our rookery was in the middle swamp a day inland from Talimeco, safe and secret.

If ever you write a novel, Miss Manvers, mind you have a rookery in it.

The stream of birds from the rookery was flying in the same direction.

The proximity of a rookery does not affect all people alike.

I called a hackman, for my reading taught me what to do, and I told him to drive me to the Rookery.

Navigators have agreed in calling an assemblage of such encampments a rookery.

Before that, rookery after rookery had been visited and every seal butchered.

I never saw a man do it, unless he was burned out of his rookery.

After lunch they all went off to the Rookery, which was at the other side of the park from Gar Wood.

The question is, how we shall be able to find him in this rookery of a place.

WORD ORIGIN

"colony of rooks," 1725, from rook (n.1) + -ery.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ROOKERY

breeding ground

nounanimal breeding area
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