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

Definition 1: diurnal birds of prey having long pointed powerful wings adapted for swift flight - [noun denoting animal]

(falcon is a kind of ...) diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail

(... is a kind of falcon ) a widely distributed falcon formerly used in falconry

(... is a kind of falcon ) large and rare Arctic falcon having white and dark color phases

(... is a kind of falcon ) small Old World falcon that hovers in the air against a wind

(... is a kind of falcon ) small North American falcon

(... is a kind of falcon ) small falcon of Europe and America having dark plumage with black-barred tail; used in falconry

(... is a kind of falcon ) small Old World falcon formerly trained and flown at small birds

(... is a kind of falcon ) any of various long-legged carrion-eating hawks of South America and Central America

(... is a member of falcon) a family of birds of the order Falconiformes

Definition 2: hunt with falcons - [verb of competition]

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

  • The tribes like to falcon in the desert

(falcon is a kind of ...) pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals)

"Goering often hunted wild boars in Poland" "The dogs are running deer" "The Duke hunted in these woods"

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