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scarecrow

noun [C] uk   /ˈskeə.krəʊ/  us   /ˈsker.kroʊ/
a model of a person dressed in old clothes and put in a field of growing crops to frighten birds away
Translations of “scarecrow”
in Korean 허수아비…
in Arabic فَزّاعة الحَقْل…
in Portuguese espantalho…
in Catalan espantaocells…
in Japanese かかし…
in Italian spaventapasseri…
in Chinese (Traditional) (豎在田裡嚇鳥的)稻草人…
in Russian пугало, чучело…
in Turkish bostan korkuluğu…
in Chinese (Simplified) (竖在田里吓鸟的)稻草人…
in Polish strach na wróble…
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