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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An Australian kingfisher with a call like laughter.

Usage examples (38)
  • kookaburra sits in an old gum tree. Merry merry king of the bush is he.
  • The kookaburra is a stocky species of kingfisher.
  • The one about a kookaburra bird in an old gum tree.
  • KING: That's the kookaburra, and he'll never be back. for more
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