morepork : Related Words Words similar in meaning to morepork
- tasmanian boobook
- norfolk boobook
- rufous owl
- southern boobook
- tasmanian boobooks
- ninox leucopsis
- moreporks sleep
- main hunting time
- janette norman
- australian mainland boobooks
- new zealand subspecies
- michael wink
- main hunting technique
- norfolk island boobook
- le christidis
- huhu beetle
- middle hour
- deep tropical forest
- wing action
- lord howe boobook
- walter bole
- agile bird
- ninox novaeseelandiae
- isolated stand
- adult pair
- temperate woodland
- norman study
- suitable food
- alternative common name
- brown owl
- separate taxon
- alpine grassland
- ngaio marsh
- discworld novel
- arid zone
- specie status
- native forest
- dark night
- terry pratchett
- closest relative
- new zealand
- pine forest
- single specie
- main city
- short story
- external link
- 20th century
- noun support consisting of a branch or rod that serves as a resting place (especially for a bird)
- noun a linear measure of 16.5 feet
- noun a classification of organisms into groups based on similarities of structure or origin etc
- noun (biology) study of the general principles of scientific classification
- noun coins collectively
metal money; coinage; mintage.
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- noun one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
- what option did I have?
- there no other alternative
- my only choice is to refuse
- adjective satellite serving or used in place of another
- an alternative plan
- noun a chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints)
- noun the pursuit and killing or capture of wild animals regarded as a sport
- noun the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone
- adjective satellite moving quickly and lightly
quick; spry; nimble.
- sleek and agile as a gymnast
- as nimble as a deer
- nimble fingers
- quick of foot
- the old dog was so spry it was halfway up the stairs before we could stop it
- adjective satellite mentally quick
- an agile mind
- nimble wits
- noun a practical method or art applied to some particular task
- noun skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity
- practice greatly improves proficiency
- noun an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)
fictional character; fictitious character.
- she is the main character in the novel
- noun a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something
- each town has a quality all its own
- the radical character of our demands
- adjective satellite lacking sufficient water or rainfall
- an arid climate
- a waterless well
- miles of waterless country to cross
- adjective satellite lacking vitality or spirit; lifeless
- a technically perfect but arid performance of the sonata
- a desiccate romance
- a prissy and emotionless creature...settles into a mold of desiccated snobbery"-C.J.Rolo
- noun low-lying wet land with grassy vegetation; usually is a transition zone between land and water
fen; marshland; fenland.
- thousands of acres of marshland
- the fens of eastern England
- noun United States painter (1898-1954)
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- noun a person who has general authority over others
- noun terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
Jehovah; Creator; God Almighty; Almighty; Divine; Maker; Godhead.
- noun any very large body of (salt) water
- noun a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage
- noun (biochemistry) a class of hemoprotein whose principal biological function is electron transfer (especially in cellular respiration)
- noun an associate that one works with
workfellow; fellow worker; co-worker.
- noun a person who is member of one's class or profession
- the surgeon consulted his colleagues
- he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers
- noun an orange of low brightness and saturation
- noun Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858)
- noun the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
even; eventide; eve.
- he enjoyed the evening light across the lake
- noun a later concluding time period
- it was the evening of the Roman Empire
- noun any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue
- noun any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment
- food and drink
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- noun a prose narrative shorter than a novel
- noun a shelter with perches for fowl or other birds
- noun a perch on which domestic fowl rest or sleep
- noun absence of light or illumination
- noun absence of moral or spiritual values
iniquity; darkness; wickedness.
- the powers of darkness
- noun a wormlike and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth
- noun a large tracked vehicle that is propelled by two endless metal belts; frequently used for moving earth in construction and farm work
- noun time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
twenty-four hours; mean solar day; twenty-four hour period; solar day; 24-hour interval.
- two days later they left
- they put on two performances every day
- there are 30,000 passengers per day
- noun some point or period in time
- it should arrive any day now
- after that day she never trusted him again
- those were the days
- these days it is not unusual
- adjective relating to or characteristic of alps
- alpine sports
- adjective relating to the Alps and their inhabitants
- Alpine countries, Switzerland, Italy, France, and Germany
- noun port city located in southeastern Virginia on the Elizabeth River at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay; headquarters of the Atlantic fleet of the United States Navy
- noun a language unit by which a person or thing is known
- his name really is George Washington
- those are two names for the same thing
- noun a person's reputation
- he wanted to protect his good name
boobooksSorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
- noun (Old Testament) the guardian archangel of the Jews
- noun the time period between dawn and noon
morning time; forenoon; morn.
- I spent the morning running errands
- noun a conventional expression of greeting or farewell
- noun a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
green; park; commons.
- they went for a walk in the park
- adjective belonging to or participated in by a community as a whole; public
- for the common good
- common lands are set aside for use by all members of a community
- noun the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
- noun a period of ignorance or backwardness or gloom
- noun a natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended
- he didn't get enough sleep last night
- calm as a child in dreamless slumber
- noun a torpid state resembling deep sleep
- noun the type of environment in which an organism or group normally lives or occurs
- a marine habitat
- he felt safe on his home grounds
- noun the act of exploding or bursting
- the explosion of the firecrackers awoke the children
- the burst of an atom bomb creates enormous radiation aloft
- noun rapid simultaneous discharge of firearms
fusillade; volley; salvo.
- our fusillade from the left flank caught them by surprise
- noun a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
- noun a figure that branches from a single root
- genealogical tree
- noun terrestrial plant-eating insect with hind legs adapted for leaping
- noun a cocktail made of creme de menthe and cream (sometimes with creme de cacao)
- noun predatory arachnid with eight legs, two poison fangs, two feelers, and usually two silk-spinning organs at the back end of the body; they spin silk to make cocoons for eggs or traps for prey
- noun a computer program that prowls the internet looking for publicly accessible resources that can be added to a database; the database can then be searched with a search engine
- noun the light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds
- noun the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside
- the dawn turned night into day
- it is easier to make the repairs in the daytime
- noun light during the daytime
ninoxSorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
- noun insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings
- noun a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden); used to drive wedges or ram down paving stones or for crushing or beating or flattening or smoothing
- noun the first light of day
sunup; daybreak; break of day; dawning; aurora; morning; break of the day; first light; dayspring; cockcrow; sunrise.
- we got up before dawn
- they talked until morning
- noun the earliest period
- the dawn of civilization
- the morning of the world
- noun a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
- noun any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm
- the arm of the record player
- an arm of the sea
- a branch of the sewer
- noun the act of pouncing
- verb move down on as if in an attack
- The raptor swooped down on its prey
- The teacher swooped down upon the new students
- noun a separately printed article that originally appeared in a larger publication
- noun a garment that can be purchased separately and worn in combinations with other garments
- adjective not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered
- a new law
- new cars
- a new comet
- a new friend
- a new year
- the New World
- adjective satellite original and of a kind not seen before
- the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem
- noun warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
- noun the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food
- noun a soft oily clay used as a pigment (especially a reddish brown pigment)
- noun the main stem of a tree; usually covered with bark; the bole is usually the part that is commercially useful for lumber
tree trunk; trunk.
- noun the quality of being able to perform; a quality that permits or facilitates achievement or accomplishment
- noun possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done
- danger heightened his powers of discrimination
- noun any specific behavior
- they avoided all recreational activity
- noun the state of being active
- his sphere of activity
- he is out of action
- noun a rural area where farming is practiced
- noun arable land that is worked by plowing and sowing and raising crops
cultivated land; tilled land; ploughland; tilth; plowland; tillage.
- noun the main land mass of a country or continent; as distinguished from an island or peninsula
- noun a locally circumscribed place characterized by some distinctive features
- noun any of the regions of the surface of the Earth loosely divided according to latitude or longitude
- noun a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water
- noun a zone or area resembling an island
- noun a detailed critical inspection
- noun applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading)
- mastering a second language requires a lot of work
- no schools offer graduate study in interior design
- noun animal or plant group having natural relations
taxonomic category; taxonomic group.
- noun a support or foundation
- the base of the lamp
- noun the position where a thing or person stands
- noun something done (usually as opposed to something said)
- there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions
- noun the state of being active
- his sphere of activity
- he is out of action
morporkSorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
- noun nocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes
hooter; bird of night; bird of Minerva.
- noun a social unit living together
house; household; menage; home.
- he moved his family to Virginia
- It was a good Christian household
- I waited until the whole house was asleep
- the teacher asked how many people made up his home
- noun primary social group; parents and children
- he wanted to have a good job before starting a family
- noun the largest island of Denmark and the site of Copenhagen
- noun the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation
atmospheric condition; conditions; weather condition.
- they were hoping for good weather
- every day we have weather conditions and yesterday was no exception
- the conditions were too rainy for playing in the snow
- verb face and withstand with courage
brave out; brave; endure.
- She braved the elements
- noun an animal that produces gametes (ova) that can be fertilized by male gametes (spermatozoa)
- noun a person who belongs to the sex that can have babies
discworldSorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
- noun an independent country within the British Commonwealth; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1907; known for sheep and spectacular scenery
- noun North Island and South Island and adjacent small islands in the South Pacific
New Zealand Islands.
boobookSorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
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- noun a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
metropolis; urban center.
- Ancient Troy was a great city
- noun an incorporated administrative district established by state charter
- the city raised the tax rate
- noun a message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events; presented in writing or drama or cinema or as a radio or television program
tale; narration; narrative.
- his narrative was interesting
- Disney's stories entertain adults as well as children
- noun a piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events
- he writes stories for the magazines
- noun (biochemistry) a long linear polymer found in the nucleus of a cell and formed from nucleotides and shaped like a double helix; associated with the transmission of genetic information
deoxyribonucleic acid; desoxyribonucleic acid.
- DNA is the king of molecules
- noun a collection of facts from which conclusions may be drawn
- statistical data
- noun an item of factual information derived from measurement or research
data point; datum.
- adjective satellite relating to or situated in or characteristic of the tropics (the region on either side of the equator)
- tropical islands
- tropical fruit
- adjective of or relating to the tropics, or either tropic
- tropical year
- noun a telephone connection
telephone call; phone call.
- she reported several anonymous calls
- he placed a phone call to London
- he heard the phone ringing but didn't want to take the call
- noun a special disposition (as if from a divine source) to pursue a particular course
- he was disappointed that he had not heard the Call
- noun a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence
fair game; target; quarry.
- he fell prey to muggers
- everyone was fair game
- the target of a manhunt
- noun animal hunted or caught for food
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- noun the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object
- the gas expanded to twice its original volume
- noun the property of something that is great in magnitude
- it is cheaper to buy it in bulk
- he received a mass of correspondence
- the volume of exports
- noun a fully developed person from maturity onward
- noun any mature animal
- noun an Australian state on the island of Tasmania
- noun an island off the southeastern coast of Australia
- noun a person related by blood or marriage
- police are searching for relatives of the deceased
- he has distant relations back in New Jersey
- noun an animal or plant that bears a relationship to another (as related by common descent or by membership in the same genus)
congeneric; congener; congenator.
- noun an extended fictional work in prose; usually in the form of a story
- noun a printed and bound book that is an extended work of fiction
- his bookcases were filled with nothing but novels
- he burned all the novels
- noun a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day
hr; 60 minutes.
- the job will take more than an hour
- noun clock time
time of day.
- the hour is getting late
- noun outward or visible aspect of a person or thing
- noun the event of coming into sight
- noun a base hit on which the batter stops safely at first base
- noun the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number
ace; I; unity; one; 1.
- he has the one but will need a two and three to go with it
- they had lunch at one
leucopsisSorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
- adjective satellite meant or adapted for an occasion or use
- a tractor suitable (or fit) for heavy duty
- not an appropriate (or fit) time for flippancy
- adjective satellite worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse
- the parents found the girl suitable for their son
wetasSorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
- noun typically crepuscular or nocturnal insect having a stout body and feathery or hairlike antennae
- noun the central and most intense or profound part
- in the deep of night
- in the deep of winter
- noun a long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor
trench; oceanic abyss.
- noun scarabaeid beetle considered divine by ancient Egyptians
scarabaeus; Scarabaeus sacer.
- noun an area that is approximately central within some larger region
heart; eye; center; centre.
- it is in the center of town
- they ran forward into the heart of the struggle
- they were in the eye of the storm
- noun an intermediate part or section
- A whole is that which has beginning, middle, and end"- Aristotle
- noun any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse
- noun someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike
strikebreaker; scab; blackleg.
- noun any of numerous small rodents typically resembling diminutive rats having pointed snouts and small ears on elongated bodies with slender usually hairless tails
- noun a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye
black eye; shiner.
- noun (biology) a taxonomic group that is a division of a species; usually arises as a consequence of geographical isolation within a species
- noun an indigenous person who was born in a particular place
indigen; aboriginal; indigene; aborigine.
- the art of the natives of the northwest coast
- the Canadian government scrapped plans to tax the grants to aboriginal college students
- noun a person born in a particular place or country
- he is a native of Brazil
- noun land that is covered with trees and shrubs
timberland; forest; timber.
- adjective satellite not close together in time
- isolated instances of rebellion
- a few stray crumbs
- verb place or set apart
- They isolated the political prisoners from the other inmates
- noun a coniferous tree
true pine; pine tree.
- noun straight-grained durable and often resinous white to yellowish timber of any of numerous trees of the genus Pinus
- noun a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together)
- I am reading a good book on economics
- noun physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
- he used a large book as a doorstop
- noun the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area
- noun land that is covered with trees and shrubs
timberland; woodland; timber.
- noun a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
animate being; brute; beast; fauna; creature.
- adjective satellite marked by the appetites and passions of the body
fleshly; carnal; sensual.
- animal instincts
- carnal knowledge
- fleshly desire
- a sensual delight in eating
- music is the only sensual pleasure without vice
- noun the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society
- he had the status of a minor
- the novel attained the status of a classic
- atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life
- noun a state at a particular time
- a condition (or state) of disrepair
- the current status of the arms negotiations
- noun New Zealand writer of detective stories (1899-1982)
- adverb (superlative of `near' or `close') within the shortest distance
- that was the time he came nearest to death
- adjective at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other
- close to noon
- how close are we to town?
- a close formation of ships
- noun the time of day immediately following sunset
crepuscle; fall; gloaming; gloam; evenfall; nightfall; twilight; crepuscule.
- he loved the twilight
- they finished before the fall of night
- verb become dusk
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- noun an instance or single occasion for some event
- this time he succeeded
- he called four times
- he could do ten at a clip
- noun a period of time considered as a resource under your control and sufficient to accomplish something
- take time to smell the roses
- I didn't have time to finish
- it took more than half my time
- adjective in or characteristic of a region of the United States south of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line
- southern hospitality
- southern cooking
- southern plantations
- adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the south
- a southern exposure
- took a southerly course
- noun any animal lacking a backbone or notochord; the term is not used as a scientific classification
- adjective lacking a backbone or spinal column
- worms are an example of invertebrate animals
- noun small air-breathing arthropod
- noun a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect
dirt ball; worm; louse.
- noun a pile fabric (usually cotton) with uncut loops on both sides; used to make bath towels and bath robes
terrycloth; terry cloth.
- noun English actress (1847-1928)
Dame Ellen Terry; Dame Alice Ellen Terry.
- noun a set of two similar things considered as a unit
- noun two items of the same kind
twosome; span; distich; couple; duo; twain; yoke; couplet; duet; brace; dyad; duad.
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- adjective (of weather or climate) free from extremes; mild; or characteristic of such weather or climate
- a temperate region
- the temperate zones
- temperate plants
- adjective not extreme in behavior
- temperate in his habits
- a temperate response to an insult
- temperate in his eating and drinking
- noun the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed
- noun accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference
- noun an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
- noun a thin layer covering something
- a second coat of paint
- noun a collection containing a variety of sorts of things
mixture; smorgasbord; motley; miscellanea; mixed bag; salmagundi; miscellany; assortment; potpourri.
- a great assortment of cars was on display
- he had a variety of disorders
- a veritable smorgasbord of religions
- noun noticeable heterogeneity
diversity; diverseness; multifariousness.
- a diversity of possibilities
- the range and variety of his work is amazing
- noun a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)
instant; blink of an eye; flash; New York minute; twinkling; jiffy; heartbeat; split second; trice.
- if I had the chance I'd do it in a flash
- noun closing one eye quickly as a signal
- noun the boundary of a surface
- noun a line determining the limits of an area
How can a man be born when he is old? John iii. 4.
- noun land where grass or grasslike vegetation grows and is the dominant form of plant life
ngaioSorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
- noun a movable organ for flying (one of a pair)
- noun one of the horizontal airfoils on either side of the fuselage of an airplane
janetteSorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
- noun outward features
- he enjoyed the solemn externals of religion
- adjective happening or arising or located outside or beyond some limits or especially surface
- the external auditory canal
- external pressures
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