Fowl - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |faʊl|  American pronunciation of the word fowl
Brit.  |faʊl|  British pronunciation of the word fowl

noun

- a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl (syn: poultry)
- the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food (syn: bird)

verb

- hunt fowl
- hunt fowl in the forest

Examples

I spotted a long-legged fowl by the water's edge.

Word forms

noun
singular: fowl
plural: fowl or fowls
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