noun, plural fowls, (especially collectively) fowl.
verb (used without object)
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Origin of fowl
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH fowlfoul, fowl
Words nearby fowl
Example sentences from the Web for fowl
She was born to be a helpmeet, to supply what the beasts of the field and the fowls of the air could not, in sorrow and pain.
You’d know what time of year it is simply by the chef’s choice of meat and fowl.A reopened Marcel’s reminds me that fine dining, especially now, is about more than food|Tom Sietsema|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
It is a multimillion-dollar business in which roughly 15 million fowl die a year.
It all began, the consensus seems to be, with the red jungle fowl.
Like all fowl, turkeys tend to go quiet when held upside down.
They had planned dinners together every night and ate guinea fowl, duck and other “interesting” dishes.Jeff Goldblum Says Justin Bieber Should Play Him in ‘Jurassic Park’ Reboot|Melissa Leon|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But it was her light dinner—typically a broth with vegetables and either chicken or guinea fowl—that Wheeler saw as key.
He stirred the smoldering ashes till the broiled fowl began to sizzle afresh.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Water-fowl that had not moved at the first alarm now sprang in myriads from reeds and sedges, and darkened the very air.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne
Chloride of Lime … bad smell … bad egg … white of egg … fowl … grain … flour … flour and water … milk fluid … milk.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
The Chinese esteem it as a great delicacy and mix it with fowl and vegetables.
The priests shall not eat of any thing that is dead of itself or caught by a beast, whether it be fowl or cattle.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
British Dictionary definitions for fowl
Word Origin for fowl
Idioms and Phrases with fowl
see neither fish nor fowl.