Both include oysters, crawfish, crab, shrimp, and fish from the Gulf of Mexico, and pork, fowl, and beef.
Like all fowl, turkeys tend to go quiet when held upside down.
It is a multimillion-dollar business in which roughly 15 million fowl die a year.
It seldom visits a barnyard, but will occasionally catch a fowl that has strayed away from the protection of buildings.
I think I will try whether they will pass through a fowl uninjured.
The tea is ours, and the bread and butter and the ham, and not this fowl alone, but every hen and chicken on the premises.
I only know the man had brought more milk and fish and fowl for us.
I have indeed seen females who would kill a fowl or a lamb rather than go without it; but they are exceedingly rare.
The remainder of the fowl is taken back to the house and cooked and eaten.
Honteux comme un renard qu'une poule aurait pris—Sheepish as a fox that has been taken in by a fowl.
Old English fugel "bird," representing the general Germanic word for them, from Proto-Germanic *foglaz (cf. Old Frisian fugel, Old Norse fugl, Middle Dutch voghel, Dutch vogel, German vogel, Gothic fugls), probably by dissimilation from *flug-la-, literally "flyer," from the same root as Old English fleogan, modern fly (v.1).
Originally "bird;" narrower sense of "domestic hen or rooster" (the main modern meaning) is first recorded 1570s; in U.S. also extended to ducks and geese. As a verb, Old English fuglian "to catch birds." Related: Fowled; fowling.