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Related / Similar Words: turkey, Meleagris gallopavo, ocellated turkey, Agriocharis ocellata, bomb, dud, Republic of Turkey, joker

 

Definition:
  • large gallinaceous bird with fan-shaped tail; widely domesticated for food;
  • wild turkey of Central America and northern South America;
  • an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual; "the first experiment was a real turkey"; "the meeting was a dud as far as new business was concerned";
  • flesh of large domesticated fowl usually roasted;
  • a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; achieved independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1923;
  • a person who does something thoughtless or annoying; "some joker is blocking the driveway";

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    Hyponyms: turkey cock, gobbler, tom, tom turkey

     

    Part Meronyms: Middle East, Mideast, Near East, Asia Minor, Anatolia, Balkan Peninsula, Balkans

     

    Member Meronyms: Meleagris, genus Meleagris, Agriocharis, genus Agriocharis, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATO

     

    Derivational Morphology: fail, flunk, bomb, flush it

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: kalkoen   Albanian: gjeli i detit  
    Armenian: հնդկահավ and Թուրքիա   Basque: indioilar and Turkia  
    Belarusian: дзікая індычка   Bosnian: Turska and ćurka  
    Breton: Turkia and yar-Indez   Bulgarian: Турция and пуйка  
    Catalan: gall dindi and Turquia   Chinese: 火鸡  
    Croatian: puran and Turska   Danish: kalkun and Tyrkiet  
    Dutch: kalkoen and Turkije   Esperanto: meleagro and Turkio  
    Estonian: kalkun and Türgi   Finnish: kalkkuna and Turkki  
    French: dinde and Turquie   Frisian: kalkoen  
    Galician: pavo   Georgian: თურქეთი and ინდაური  
    German: Türkei and Truthahn   Greek: Τουρκία and γαλοπούλα  
    Hebrew: טורקיה and תרנגול הודו   Hungarian: pulyka and Törökország  
    Icelandic: kalkúnn   Ido: Turki  
    Indonesian: kalkun   Interlingua: Turchia  
    Irish: an-Tuirc and turcaí   Italian: tacchino and Turchia  
    Japanese: トルコ and 七面鳥   Korean: 터키  
    Latvian: tītars   Lithuanian: kalakutas and Turkija  
    Macedonian: Турција and мисир   Malay: ayam and Turki  
    Maltese: dundjan and it-Turkija   Norwegian: kalkun and Tyrkia  
    Polish: indyk and Turcja   Portuguese: peru and Turquia  
    Romanian: curcan and Turcia   Russian: Турция and индюк  
    Slovak: moriak and Turecko   Slovene: puran and Turčija  
    Spanish: pavo and Turquía   Swahili: bata mzinga and Uturuki  
    Swedish: kalkon and Turkiet   Tagalog: pabo  
    Telugu: టర్కీ కోడి   Thai: ''modern''  
    Turkish: hindi and Türkiye   Ukrainian: Туреччина and індик  
    Vietnamese: Thổ Nhĩ Kỳ   Welsh: twrci  
    Yiddish: אינדיק and טערקײַ  
     
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