pheasant Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “pheasant” in the English Dictionary

"pheasant" in British English

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pheasantnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈfez.ənt/ (plural pheasants or pheasant)
a ​largebird with a ​roundedbody and ​longtail, that ​spends a lot of ​time on the ​ground and is often ​shot for ​sport and ​food, or the ​meat of this ​bird: He ​shot a pheasant. roast pheasant
(Definition of pheasant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pheasantnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈfez·ənt/
a ​largebird with a ​roundedbody and ​longtail, sometimes ​hunted as a ​sport and ​eaten as ​food
(Definition of pheasant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pheasant”
in Spanish faisán…
in Vietnamese chim trĩ, thịt gà lôi…
in Malaysian kuang bayas…
in Thai ไก่ฟ้า, เนื้อนกสำหรับปรุงเป็นอาหาร…
in French faisan/-ane, faisan…
in German der Fasan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雉,野鸡,山鸡…
in Turkish sülün…
in Russian фазан…
in Indonesian ayam-ayaman, daging ayam-ayaman…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雉,野雞,山雞…
in Polish bażant…
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