stormy petrel

stormy petrel
Synonyms and related words:
ancestor, angry clouds, announcer, antecedent, avant-garde, avifauna, baby bird, bellwether, bird, bird of Jove, bird of Juno, bird of Minerva, bird of night, bird of passage, bird of prey, birdie, birdlife, birdy, black cat, black clouds, broken mirror, buccinator, bushwhacker, cage bird, chick, cygnet, danger sign, diving bird, dove, eagle, eaglet, early symptom, explorer, falling barometer, fish-eating bird, fledgling, flightless bird, forebear, foregoer, forerunner, fowl, front runner, frontiersman, fruit-eating bird, fugleman, fulmar, game bird, gathering clouds, groundbreaker, guide, halcyon bird, harbinger, herald, high sign, innovator, insect-eating bird, lead runner, leader, messenger, migrant, migratory bird, nestling, omen, oscine bird, owl, passerine bird, pathfinder, peacock, peafowl, peahen, perching bird, pigeon, pioneer, point, precedent, precursor, predecessor, preliminary sign, premonitory sign, premonitory symptom, prodroma, prodrome, quarantine flag, rainbow, ratite, raven, red flag, red light, scout, sea bird, seed-eating bird, shooting star, shore bird, skull and crossbones, songbird, squab, storm clouds, storm petrel, swan, symptom, thundercloud, thunderhead, trailblazer, trailbreaker, vanguard, vaunt-courier, voortrekker, wading bird, warbler, warning sign, warning signal, water bird, waterfowl, wildfowl, yellow flag, yellow jack

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

Синонимы:

См. также в других словарях:

  • stormy petrel — n. STORM PETREL …   English World dictionary

  • stormy petrel — noun sooty black petrel with white markings; of the northern Atlantic and Mediterranean • Syn: ↑northern storm petrel, ↑Hydrobates pelagicus • Hypernyms: ↑storm petrel • Member Holonyms: ↑Hydrobates, ↑genus Hydrobates …   Useful english dictionary

  • stormy petrel — noun Date: circa 1776 1. storm petrel 2. a. one fond of strife b. a harbinger of trouble …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • stormy petrel — 1. the British storm petrel, Hydrobates pelagicus, of the eastern Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, and Indian Ocean. 2. a person who causes or likes trouble or strife. [1770 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • stormy petrel — noun The storm petrel …   Wiktionary

  • stormy petrel — noun 1》 dated term for storm petrel. 2》 a person who delights in conflict or attracts controversy …   English new terms dictionary

  • stormy petrel — Mother Carey s chicken, storm bird, stormfinch, storm petrel (Procellaria pelagica) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • stormy petrel — storm′y pet′rel n. 1) orn a storm petrel, Hydrobates pelagicus, of the E Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, and Indian Ocean 2) a person who likes strife 3) a person or thing that foreshadows trouble …   From formal English to slang

  • stormy petrel — /stɔmi ˈpɛtrəl/ (say stawmee petruhl) noun 1. → storm petrel. 2. a person whose coming supposedly portends trouble …   Australian English dictionary

  • stormy petrel —   See petrel …   English-Hawaiian dictionary


Поделиться ссылкой на выделенное

Прямая ссылка:
Нажмите правой клавишей мыши и выберите «Копировать ссылку»