noun, plural par·tridg·es, (especially collectively) par·tridge.
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Origin of partridge
OTHER WORDS FROM partridgepar·tridge·like, adjective
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Wood pigeon, pheasant, partridge, grouse, peacocks, hares, wild rabbits, and waterfowl are all dietary staples.
Despite the Partridge Family lifestyle, his home life was settled.
A 23-year-old Farrah appeared in the 1970 Partridge Family episode, “The Sound of Money.”
Audrina, inspired by reality-TV star Partridge, is one of the five fastest-rising names for girls.
"We shall see," was the reply, and Rose put the wing of a partridge on a plate and rose calmly from her chair.White Lies|Charles Reade
"I didn't want to ask you to post it, because I thought perhaps Mrs. Partridge would find out, and then she'd scold you," I said.The Boys and I|Mrs. Molesworth
I did kill him, because he helped to kill Partridge and Coburn.Buckskin Mose|Buckskin Mose
Partridge, as we had anticipated, lacked in such high country.The Forest|Stewart Edward White
He looked at Partridge, who returned his gaze blankly—and then, in spite of what he had said, he reached out and turned the latch.Astounding Stories, July, 1931|Various