timberdoodle
noun Etymology: 1timber + doodle cock Date: 1856 the North American woodcock

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  • timberdoodle — /tim beuhr doohd l, tim beuhr doohd l/, n. Informal. the American woodcock, Philohela minor. [1870 75, Amer.; TIMBER + DOODLE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • timberdoodle — noun /ˈtɪmbə,ˈduː.dəl/ The American woodcock (Scolopax minor) …   Wiktionary

  • timberdoodle — tim·ber·doo·dle …   English syllables

  • timberdoodle — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|düdəl noun Etymology: timber (I) + doodle (in cock a doodle doo), euphemism for cock (associated with cock penis) : the American woodcock …   Useful english dictionary

  • American Woodcock — Taxobox name = American Woodcock image width = 240px image caption = Adult on nest status = LC status system = iucn3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves subclassis = Neornithes infraclassis = Neognathae superordo = Neoaves ordo …   Wikipedia

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  • American woodcock — noun A North American shorebird, Scolopax minor Syn: timberdoodle, bogsucker, night partridge, brush snipe, hokumpoke, becasse …   Wiktionary

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