Definition of Starling

Starling n. means: Any passerine bird belonging to Sturnus and allied genera. The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) is dark brown or greenish black, with a metallic gloss, and spotted with yellowish white. It is a sociable bird, and builds about houses, old towers, etc. Called also stare, and starred. The pied starling of India is Sternopastor contra.

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Starling n. means: Any passerine bird belonging to Sturnus and allied genera. The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) is dark brown or greenish black, with a metallic gloss, and spotted with yellowish white. It is a sociable bird, and builds about houses, old towers, etc. Called also stare, and starred. The pied starling of India is Sternopastor contra.

Meaning of Starling

Starling (n.) means: Any passerine bird belonging to Sturnus and allied genera. The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) is dark brown or greenish black, with a metallic gloss, and spotted with yellowish white. It is a sociable bird, and builds about houses, old towers, etc. Called also stare, and starred. The pied starling of India is Sternopastor contra.

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Starling (n.): Any passerine bird belonging to Sturnus and allied genera. The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) is dark brown or greenish black, with a metallic gloss, and spotted with yellowish white. It is a sociable bird, and builds about houses, old towers, etc. Called also stare, and starred. The pied starling of India is Sternopastor contra.

Sterling (n.): Same as Starling, 3.

Stare (n.): The starling.

Sheeprack (n.): The starling.

Chepster (n.): The European starling.

Staynil (n.): The European starling.

Starn (n.): The European starling.

Starling (n.): A California fish; the rock trout.

Starling (n.): A structure of piles driven round the piers of a bridge for protection and support; -- called also sterling.

Cowbird (n.): The cow blackbird (Molothrus ater), an American starling. Like the European cuckoo, it builds no nest, but lays its eggs in the nests of other birds; -- so called because frequently associated with cattle.

Earthquake (a.): Like, or characteristic of, an earthquake; loud; starling.

Huia bird (): A New Zealand starling (Heteralocha acutirostris), remarkable for the great difference in the form and length of the bill in the two sexes, that of the male being sharp and straight, that of the female much longer and strongly curved.

Cutwater (n.): A starling or other structure attached to the pier of a bridge, with an angle or edge directed up stream, in order better to resist the action of water, ice, etc.; the sharpened upper end of the pier itself.

Pastor (n.): A species of starling (Pastor roseus), native of the plains of Western Asia and Eastern Europe. Its head is crested and glossy greenish black, and its back is rosy. It feeds largely upon locusts.

Bower bird (): An Australian bird (Ptilonorhynchus violaceus / holosericeus), allied to the starling, which constructs singular bowers or playhouses of twigs and decorates them with bright-colored objects; the satin bird.

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Meaning of Roger Starling

Roger Starling means: Carling (Beer)

Meaning of Starling

Starling means: Any passerine bird belonging to Sturnus and allied genera. The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) is dark brown or greenish black, with a metallic gloss, and spotted with yellowish white. It is a sociable bird, and builds about houses, old towers, etc. Called also stare, and starred. The pied starling of India is Sternopastor contra.

Meaning of Sterling

Sterling means: Same as Starling, 3.

Meaning of Stare

Stare means: The starling.

Meaning of Sheeprack

Sheeprack means: The starling.

Meaning of Chepster

Chepster means: The European starling.

Meaning of Staynil

Staynil means: The European starling.

Meaning of Starn

Starn means: The European starling.

Meaning of Starling

Starling means: A California fish; the rock trout.

Meaning of Starling

Starling means: A structure of piles driven round the piers of a bridge for protection and support; -- called also sterling.

Meaning of Cowbird

Cowbird means: The cow blackbird (Molothrus ater), an American starling. Like the European cuckoo, it builds no nest, but lays its eggs in the nests of other birds; -- so called because frequently associated with cattle.

Meaning of Earthquake

Earthquake means: Like, or characteristic of, an earthquake; loud; starling.

Meaning of Huia bird

Huia bird means: A New Zealand starling (Heteralocha acutirostris), remarkable for the great difference in the form and length of the bill in the two sexes, that of the male being sharp and straight, that of the female much longer and strongly curved.

Meaning of Cutwater

Cutwater means: A starling or other structure attached to the pier of a bridge, with an angle or edge directed up stream, in order better to resist the action of water, ice, etc.; the sharpened upper end of the pier itself.

Meaning of Pastor

Pastor means: A species of starling (Pastor roseus), native of the plains of Western Asia and Eastern Europe. Its head is crested and glossy greenish black, and its back is rosy. It feeds largely upon locusts.

Meaning of Bower bird

Bower bird means: An Australian bird (Ptilonorhynchus violaceus / holosericeus), allied to the starling, which constructs singular bowers or playhouses of twigs and decorates them with bright-colored objects; the satin bird.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Chocked

Chocked means: of Chock

Meaning of Fistuliform

Fistuliform means: Of a fistular form; tubular; pipe-shaped.

Meaning of Idiopathies

Idiopathies means: of Idiopathy

Meaning of Tegmental

Tegmental means: Of or pertaining to a tegument or tegmentum; as, the tegmental layer of the epiblast; the tegmental cells of the taste buds.

Meaning of Virgin

Virgin means: Not yet pregnant; impregnant.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of CONSTIPATED

CONSTIPATED means: Constipated is British slang for blocked, especially when speaking of a road.

Meaning of bin

bin means: Verb. To throw away, to discard.

Meaning of Puma

Puma means: Praise The Lord.

Meaning of Wonky

Wonky means: shaky or unstable

Meaning of piker

piker means: Cheapskate. The gym looked like a pigeon coop with all the dogs there.

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