from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A flight of mallards. See Synonyms at flock1.
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- n. A flock of mallards
- n. Obsolete form of sward.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See sward.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete or dialectal variant of sward.
- n. An obsolete variant of sort.
Middle English sorde, from sorden, to rise up in flight, from Old French sordre, from Latin surgere, to rise; see surge.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)