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synonyms for woodcock

  • curlew
  • grouse
  • partridge
  • pheasant
  • plover
  • quail
  • sandpiper
  • snipe
  • wild turkey
  • wildfowl
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How to use woodcock in a sentence

As I headed back to my car, I passed a group of birders also searching for the woodcock.
HOW EBIRD CHANGED BIRDING FOREVERJESSIE WILLIAMSONDECEMBER 4, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Little Brown,—feather from inside of Woodcock's wing, red copper coloured silk for body, and brown hackle for legs.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
Inside of Woodcock's wing,—body orange coloured silk neatly ribbed,—hackle from a grouse for legs.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
Small Willow Fly,—wings inside of Woodcock's wing feather,—body mole's fur and yellow silk,—brown hackle for legs.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
Fry the trail of the woodcock or snipe in a little butter, and place on little rounds of fried bread and arrange round the dish.
DRESSED GAME AND POULTRY LA MODEHARRIET A. DE SALIS
Fillet a brace of woodcock, soak them in salad oil seasoned with black pepper, some cloves, and a pounded head of garlic.
DRESSED GAME AND POULTRY LA MODEHARRIET A. DE SALIS
Only that Leslie Woodcock has asked me to marry him and with your permission I will accept.
DAISY ASHFORD: HER BOOKDAISY ASHFORD
I made Upton my friend for life by missing a woodcock he aimed at; he brought down the bird, and I bagged the sportsman.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. I (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
Adam Woodcock, such as we have described him, by no means relished the freedom used by young Graeme, in chastising his assistant.
THE ABBOTSIR WALTER SCOTT
They also frequent pine woods and heather on the hills, and are identical in appearance with the woodcock found in England.
LIFE AND SPORT IN CHINAOLIVER G. READY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO WOODCOCK

  • curlew
  • grouse
  • partridge
  • pheasant
  • plover
  • quail
  • sandpiper
  • snipe
  • wild turkey
  • wildfowl
  • woodcock
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.