from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A young eagle.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The immature young of an eagle; an eagle chick.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A young eagle, or a diminutive eagle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A young eagle; a little eagle.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a young eagle
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The first eaglet answered, “Stay and take care of you, Mother, for the rest of your life.”
So she asked each eaglet what he or she would do when she was old and utterly dependent on their care.
An Eagle Named Freedom (Powells City of Books, @7:30pm): An Eagle Named Freedom (Morrow) chronicles how Jeff Guidry nurtured an eaglet with two broken wings back to health — and then, when Guidry began fighting his own battle against non-Hodgkins lymphoma, the eagle guided him to fight for his own life.
Third eaglet hatched late on Sunday, April 12 by Meryl Ann Butler on Tuesday, Apr 14, 2009 at 11: 27: 17 AM
Sometimes the mother eagle takes a break and the father sits on the eggs for a few hours but fidgets, offering a glimpse of the new eaglet. '
Sometimes the mother eagle takes a break and the father sits on the eggs for a few hours but fidgets, offering a glimpse of the new eaglet.
Dependent too long after independence, fragile like the eaglet
For this fragile eaglet, ready to fall, unable to fly
Swiss is as safe by his side as an eaglet under the wings of its dam; and to leave us because danger approaches, is but a poor compliment to our courage or constancy.
There were only four animators assigned to this short: Bill Roberts (intro of all characters, Pluto and eaglet), Dick Huemer (Donald), Grim Natwick (Mickey) and Norm Ferguson (Pluto and St. Bernhard).