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synonyms for rookery

  • hatchery
  • birth site
  • birthplace
  • breeding place
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How to use rookery in a sentence

In my book I call them “Ghost Rookeries”—there are so many empty rookeries.
THE GREENING OF ANTARCTICA - ISSUE 90: SOMETHING GREENMARISSA GRUNESOCTOBER 7, 2020NAUTILUS
He had watched such streaming companies start forth from the old rookery, ever since his boyhood.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
Those that have to stay on the rookery lie flat on their back and fan themselves.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
The whole gathering is called a 'rookery,' though there are no rooks or other birds around.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
The bachelors, which are young male seals five years old and under, leave the rookery alone.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
There isn't a sea-catch on the rookery that hasn't had from ten to twenty fights already this year.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
At the alarm, the entire rookery took flight, leaving the pups behind, sprawling on the rocks.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
We've caught six men red-handed right on the rookery, with dead seals, most of them females.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
After lunch they all went off to the Rookery, which was at the other side of the park from Gar Wood.
AN OLD MAN'S LOVEANTHONY TROLLOPE
Besides, I've heard Granddad tell about the Rookery, as he calls it, many times.
THE RANGER BOYS AND THE BORDER SMUGGLERSCLAUDE A. LABELLE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ROOKERY

  • birth site
  • birthplace
  • breeding place
  • hatchery
  • rookery
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.