crow definition

  • noun:
    • some of a few large glossy-black birds associated with genus Corvus, having a characteristic raucous telephone call, especially C. brachyrhynchos of united states.
    • A crowbar.
    • An inarticulate sound expressive of enjoyment or pleasure.
    • A bird, often black, associated with genus Corvus, having a good conical beak, with projecting bristles; it offers a harsh, croaking call.
    • A bar of iron with a beak, crook, or claw; a bar of metal used as a lever; a crowbar.
    • The cry for the rooster.
    • A bird, frequently black, of this genus Corvus, having a good conical beak, with projecting bristles. This has a harsh, croaking note. See Caw.
    • A bar of metal with a beak, crook, or claw; a bar of iron made use of as a lever; a crowbar.
    • The mesentery of a creature; -- so called by butchers.
    • A general name including many wild birds associated with genus Corrus as well as the household Corvidæ; specially, the Corvinæ. See these three terms.
    • A name of a few birds of other people. Begin to see the phrases below.
    • The constellation Corvus.
    • The mesentery or ruffle of a beast: so called by butchers.
    • One who watches or stands guard while another commits a theft; a confederate in a robbery.
    • A crowbar.
    • a computer device for keeping a gas- or water-main constantly in place while it is tapped for a service-pipe.
    • when you look at the western Indies, particularly in Jamaica, the black colored vulture, Catharista atrata.
    • a small quadrilateral constellation into the south hemisphere near Virgo
    • a Siouan language spoken by the Crow
    • a member of the Siouan individuals formerly residing in east Montana
    • black colored birds having a raucous call
    • an instance of boastful talk
  • idiom:
    • because the crow flies In a straight range.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To exult loudly, as over another's defeat; boast. See Synonyms at boast1.
    • to produce an audio expressive of enjoyment or well-being, characteristic of a baby.
    • To shout in exultation or defiance; to brag.
    • To utter a sound expressive of delight or pleasure.
  • verb:
    • to help make the shrill sound attribute of a rooster; to help make an audio in this way, in a choice of delight, gaiety, or defiance.
    • To shout in exultation or defiance; to boast.
    • To utter an audio expressive of joy or enjoyment.
    • utter shrill noises
    • dwell on with pleasure
    • express enjoyment verbally
  • others:
    • To boast in triumph; vaunt; vapor; swagger: definitely, or with over or around.
    • To utter a shouting sound expressive of pleasure, as a baby.
    • To announce by crowing.

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