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  Words related to grouse

Related / Similar Words: gripe, crab, beef, squawk, bellyache, holler

 

Definition:
  • popular game bird having a plump body and feathered legs and feet;
  • flesh of any of various grouse of the family Tetraonidae; usually roasted; flesh too dry to broil;
  • complain; "What was he hollering about?";
  • hunt grouse;

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    Hyponyms: black grouse, ptarmigan, capercaillie, capercailzie, horse of the wood, Tetrao urogallus, spruce grouse, Canachites canadensis, sage grouse, sage hen, Centrocercus urophasianus, ruffed grouse, partridge, Bonasa umbellus, sharp-tailed grouse, sprigtail, sprig tail, Pedioecetes phasianellus, prairie chicken, prairie grouse, prairie fowl

     

    Member Meronyms: covey, Tetraonidae, family Tetraonidae

     

    Derivational Morphology: whiner, complainer, moaner, sniveller, crybaby, bellyacher, grumbler, squawker, gripe, kick, beef, bitch, squawk, crab, crabby person

     

    Anagrams: rugose

     

     
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