Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of eagle | Another word for eagle | What is eagle?

Definition 1: any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for eagle in the sense of this definition

(eagle is a kind of ...) any of numerous carnivorous birds that hunt and kill other animals

(... is a kind of eagle ) a young eagle

(... is a kind of eagle ) large black-and-white crested eagle of tropical America

(... is a kind of eagle ) large eagle of mountainous regions of the northern hemisphere having a golden-brown head and neck

(... is a kind of eagle ) brownish eagle of Africa and parts of Asia

(... is a kind of eagle ) a large eagle of North America that has a white head and dark wings and body

(... is a kind of eagle ) any of various large eagles that usually feed on fish

(... is a member of eagle) hawks; Old World vultures; kites; harriers; eagles

Definition 2: an emblem representing power - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where eagle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the Roman eagle

(eagle is a kind of ...) a visible symbol representing an abstract idea

Definition 3: a former gold coin in the United States worth 10 dollars - [noun denoting possession]

(eagle is a kind of ...) a flat metal piece (usually a disc) used as money

Definition 4: (golf) a score of two strokes under par on a hole - [noun denoting quantity]

(eagle is a kind of ...) a number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest

"the score was 7 to 0"

(eagle belongs to category ...) a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes

Definition 5: shoot in two strokes under par - [verb of competition]

(eagle is a kind of ...) gain points in a game

"The home team scored many times" "He hit a home run" "He hit .300 in the past season"

(eagle belongs to category ...) a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes

Definition 6: shoot two strokes under par - [verb of contact]

Samples where eagle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She eagled the hole

Synonyms for eagle in the sense of this definition

(eagle is a kind of ...) throw or propel in a specific direction or towards a specific objective

"shoot craps" "shoot a golf ball"

(eagle belongs to category ...) a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes

More words

Another word for eagerness

Another word for eagerly

Another word for eager beaver

Another word for eager

Another word for eadwig

Another word for eagle ray

Another word for eagle scout

Another word for eagle-eyed

Another word for eaglet

Another word for eagre


Other word for eagre

eagre meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce eagre