Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A bird, the red-breasted merganser.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The red-breasted merganser.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A merganser; specifically, the red-breasted merganser, Mergus serrator. Also harlan, herald.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

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.

  • To cut and insinuate one hind leg of a rabbit into the other, for the purpose of carrying it on a stick. To harle a rabbit. - an old provincial term from the west of England.

    The red-breasted merganser. - Century Dictionary and GNU Webster's 1913 Dictionary.

    May 3, 2011