IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
Origin of dove1
OTHER WORDS FROM dovedovelike, dovish, adjectivedov·ish·ness, noun
Definition for dove (2 of 3)
Definition for dove (3 of 3)
Example sentences from the Web for dove
We must get over this dovish thing, this lily-livered and feline urge to withdraw from battle.
No Republican presidential candidate in recent memory has won the nomination on a dovish or non-interventionist platform.Is Rand Paul a Secret Hawk? Or Maybe Not a Total Dove?|James Kirchick|May 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If he chooses to take the plunge, he will likely find himself alone in the dovish end of the GOP pool.Will Rand Paul’s Unorthodox Foreign Policy Fit in the GOP?|Kristen Soltis Anderson|April 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even those who simply wished to reform the rabbinate lost out, as the dovish candidate, Rabbi David Stav, was soundly defeated.
This is particularly true for younger voters, who now constitute the most dovish segment of the population.Why Obama Has Gone on Political Offensive Against Romney Over Iran|Peter Beinart|September 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for dove (1 of 3)
- a greyish-brown colour
- (as adjective)dove walls