Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio » Dictionary » S » Sea Pea ... Seal Off


Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does seagull mean? 

SEAGULL (noun)
  The noun SEAGULL has 1 sense:

1. mostly white aquatic bird having long pointed wings and short legs

  Familiarity information: SEAGULL used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

SEAGULL (noun)

Sense 1seagull [BACK TO TOP]


Mostly white aquatic bird having long pointed wings and short legs

Classified under:

Nouns denoting animals


sea gull; seagull; gull

Hypernyms ("seagull" is a kind of...):

larid (long-winged web-footed aquatic bird of the gull family)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "seagull"):

Larus canus; mew; mew gull; sea mew (the common gull of Eurasia and northeastern North America)

black-backed gull; cob; great black-backed gull; Larus marinus (white gull having a black back and wings)

herring gull; Larus argentatus (large gull of the northern hemisphere)

blackcap; Larus ridibundus; laughing gull; pewit; pewit gull (small black-headed European gull)

ivory gull; Pagophila eburnea (white arctic gull; migrates as far south as England and New Brunswick)

kittiwake (small pearl-grey gull of northern regions; nests on cliffs and has a rudimentary hind toe)

 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Two's company, three's a crowd." (English proverb)

"Every animal knows more than you do." (Native American proverb, Nez Perce)

"If you're a liar, then have a good memory." (Arabic proverb)

"A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush." (Danish proverb)

 SEAGULL: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0389 seconds

AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the dictionary to your list of search providers.

Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


Other popular searches: