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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A water bird that has a broad, flat bill and webbed feet. Also: To lower the head or body suddenly; to evade.

Usage examples (28)
  • The hunters hid behind the blinds waiting for the ducks.
  • Before he could duck, another stone struck him
  • You can certainly see where the term duck egg blue evolved from.
  • This duck is also one of the most beautiful of the ornamental water-fowl. for more
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