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turkey

noun uk   /ˈtɜː.ki/ us    /ˈtɝː-/

turkey noun (BIRD)

B1 [C] a large bird grown for its meat on farms: a wild turkeyB1 [U] the flesh of this bird used as food: roast turkey

turkey noun (FAILURE)

[C] informal something that fails badly: His last film was a complete turkey. [C] US informal a stupid or silly person: What did you do that for, you turkey?
Translations of “turkey”
in Korean 터키, 칠면조…
in Arabic ديك رومي…
in French dindon, dinde…
in Turkish hindi…
in Italian tacchino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鳥, 火雞, 火雞肉…
in Russian индюк, индейка…
in Polish indyk…
in Spanish pavo…
in Portuguese peru…
in German der Truthahn…
in Catalan gall dindi…
in Japanese 七面鳥, ターキー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鸟, 火鸡, 火鸡肉…
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