keat

[ keet ]
/ kit /
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noun Ornithology.


Nearby words

  1. kearney,
  2. kearns,
  3. kearns-sayre syndrome,
  4. kearny,
  5. kearny, philip,
  6. keating,
  7. keaton,
  8. keaton, buster,
  9. keats,
  10. keats, john

keet

or keat

[ keet ]
/ kit /

noun

a young guinea fowl.

Origin of keet

An Americanism dating back to 1855–60; imitative

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Examples from the Web for keat

  • Captain Keat also was checked, for suffering the prisoners under his charge to be abused.

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  • Next day we were brought to Launceston, where Captain Keat delivered us to the jailer.

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  • Next morning Captain Keat brought a kinsman of his, a rude, wicked man, and put him into the room; himself standing without.

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