Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A jackdaw.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A jackdaw.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A chough; a jackdaw.
  • n. A woolen garment or covering of a rough or coarse texture.

Etymologies

Old English cadawe, prob. from ca chough + daw jackdaw; compare Gaelic cadhag, cathag. Compare chough, daw. (Wiktionary)

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.