Definition and Meanings for peacocks

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Part of Speech of peacocks

noun

Etymology of peacocks

oe. pecok. pea- in this word is from as. pe, p, peacock, fr. l. pavo, prob. of oriental origin; cf. gr. taw`s, taw^s, per. t, t, ar. t. see cock the bird

Meaning of peacocks


as noun

  • the male of any pheasant of the genus pavo, of which at least two species are known, native of southern asia and the east indies.
  • in common usage, the species in general or collectively; a peafowl.
  • No antonyms for peacocks

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