Found 3 items, similar to crow.
English → Indonesian
burung gagak, dendang, kokok ayam
English → English
n 1: black birds having a raucous call
2: the cry of a cock (or an imitation of it)
3: a member of the Siouan people formerly living in eastern
4: a small quadrilateral constellation in the southern
hemisphere near Virgo [syn: Corvus
5: an instance of boastful talk; “his brag is worse than his
; “whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade”
6: a Siouan language spoken by the Crow people
v 1: dwell on with satisfaction [syn: gloat
2: express pleasure verbally; “She crowed with joy”
3: utter shrill sounds; “The cocks crowed all morning”
English → English
(kr[=o]), v. i. [imp. Crew
(kr[udd]) or Crowed
(kr[=o]d); p. p. Crowed
(kr[=o]n), Obs.); p. pr. &
vb. n. Crowing
.] [AS. cr[=a]wan; akin to D. kraijen, G.
kr[aum]hen, cf. Lith. groti to croak. [root]24. Cf. Crake
1. To make the shrill sound characteristic of a cock, either
in joy, gayety, or defiance. “The cock had crown.”
The morning cock crew loud. --Shak.
2. To shout in exultation or defiance; to brag.
3. To utter a sound expressive of joy or pleasure.
The sweetest little maid,
That ever crowed for kisses. --Tennyson.
To crow over
, to exult over a vanquished antagonist.
Sennacherib crowing over poor Jerusalem. --Bp. Hall.
, n. [AS. cr[=a]we a crow (in sense 1); akin to D.
kraai, G. kr[aum]he; cf. Icel. kr[=a]ka crow. So named from
its cry, from AS. cr[=a]wan to crow. See Crow
, v. i. ]
1. (Zo["o]l.) A bird, usually black, of the genus Corvus
having a strong conical beak, with projecting bristles. It
has a harsh, croaking note. See Caw
Note: The common crow of Europe, or carrion crow, is Corvus corone
. The common American crow is Corvus Americanus
. See Carrion crow
, and Illustr., under
2. A bar of iron with a beak, crook, or claw; a bar of iron
used as a lever; a crowbar.
Get me an iron crow, and bring it straight
Unto my cell. --Shak.
3. The cry of the cock. See Crow
, v. i., 1.
4. The mesentery of a beast; -- so called by butchers.
. See under Carrion
(Zo["o]l.), an American bird (Quiscalus quiscula
); -- called also purple grackle
(Zo["o]l.), an Indian cuckoo; the common
coucal. It is believed by the natives to give omens. See
(Zo["o]l.), any bird of the genera
, or Strepera
, mostly from
. See Crough
As the crow flies
, in a direct line.
To pick a crow
, To pluck a crow
, to state and adjust a
difference or grievance (with any one).
(kr[=o]z), n. pl.; sing. Crow
A tribe of Indians of the Dakota stock, living in Montana; --
also called Upsarokas