Definition of “scarecrow” - English Dictionary

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“scarecrow” in British English

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scarecrownoun [ 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

(Definition of “scarecrow” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“scarecrow” in American English

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scarecrownoun [ C ]

us /ˈskeərˌkroʊ/

an object that looks like a person dressed in old, torn clothes and that stands in a garden or field to frighten birds away

(Definition of “scarecrow” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)