Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having broad wings.

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Examples

  • A hawk that fit the description of a juvenile light-morph broad-winged hawk sat for an hour on the most northeasterly branch of the most easterly tree on the island.

    Bird Cloud

  • A hawk that fit the description of a juvenile light-morph broad-winged hawk sat for an hour on the most northeasterly branch of the most easterly tree on the island.

    Bird Cloud

  • A hawk that fit the description of a juvenile light-morph broad-winged hawk sat for an hour on the most northeasterly branch of the most easterly tree on the island.

    Bird Cloud

  • A hawk that fit the description of a juvenile light-morph broad-winged hawk sat for an hour on the most northeasterly branch of the most easterly tree on the island.

    Bird Cloud

  • They are the broad-winged, broad-tailed soaring hawks that are more readily seen because of their habit of circling high in the air or perching in dead trees or on telephone poles along the road.

    Rich Wolf: Boulder Predator Spotted in New York City

  • Sharp-shinned and cooper's hawks, as well as merlins, are rare, but not unheard of, and this time of year, the south-bound migration brings red-shouldered, broad-winged, and rough-legged hawks passing overhead.

    Knowing a hawk from a handsaw, pt 1

  • On the left, we have the "narrow-winged" models, while on the right, the "broad-winged" models.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • On the left, we have the "narrow-winged" models, while on the right, the "broad-winged" models.

    Life's Time Capsule: Pterosaur Gallery

  • Sighted a probable broad-winged hawk up near my first highway overpass, although taxonomy is subject to the limitations of a bird sighted in passing at about 50 yards, edge on.

    Not, at this precise moment, raining

  • And overhead, a group of 6-8 crows attempted ethnic cleansing, mobbing a broad-winged hawk that strayed into the wrong neighborhood.

    Note on Hillary's language. Also Stephen King's

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