Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling or characteristic of a pheasant or its meat.

Etymologies

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pheasant +‎ -like

Examples

  • He's in a big hurry! la fromagerie = cheese dairy, cheese shop la pintade = a pheasantlike bird, a type of guinea fowl la tomate séchée = sundried tomato pfft or pfut (exclamation) = bah! ça lui apprendra la patience!

    pressé - French Word-A-Day

  • The little bustard, a pheasantlike bird that inhabits dry grasslands across southern Europe, has become regionally extinct in 11 countries, including Germany and Poland.

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  • la fromagerie = cheese dairy, cheese shop la pintade = a pheasantlike bird, a type of guinea fowl la tomate séchée = sundried tomato pfft or pfut exclamation = bah!

    pressé - French Word-A-Day

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