Definitions

Sorry, no definitions found. Check out and contribute to the discussion of this word!

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • The Star-Eyed had granted them the use of that power for the purpose of healing the land after the Mage-Wars, and it wouldn't even have occurred to them to make such a frivolous use of it as a peacocklike display of achievement with that power.

    Elephant in the City

  • Hanging on the patio doors at our place in Florida is a stained-glass window: a striking peacocklike bird with gorgeous blue-green plumage arising out of orange and yellow flames and looking toward a cloud-dotted sky.

    Healed by Horses

  • Producing his favorite word from behind his back with a peacocklike flourish, the Master declared:

    Pinter Land

  • Many men, meanwhile, pose peacocklike in front of their cars or boats or homes.

    NYT > Home Page

  • a really gaudy peacocklike member of the guinea fowl tribe, I handed it over to him with instructions to take off the breast feathers before giving it to the cook.

    The Land of Footprints

Comments

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