deer deer  /ˈdɪr/

Definition(s):

  • (n) distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers

Usage(s):

  1. Two men come back from a deer hunting trip in Shaftsbury, Vermont.
  2. In Deer Hunter II, for instance, you can start the hunt with a deer in view rather than work for 15 minutes or so to attract one by scattering scent lures or rattling antlers.
  3. First State to start restocking its forests with game was Pennsylvania, which in 1906 bought from Michigan 50 deer, added more in subsequent years.

News

  1. Deer disturbs Lafayette food festival

    LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A dazzled deer left a trail of damage behind as it invaded a food festival in Lafayette. The Journal & Courier reports ( http://on.jconline.com/ZVDlG4 ) the panicked deer leaped into the old train depot where the Taste of Tippecanoe was being held Saturday, then jumped back out, breaking two windows.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: 22 WSBT South Bend

  2. Deer in peril until rescue from canal east of the Arthur R. Marshal wildlife preserve

    The deer was tired. It had been swimming, kicking, struggling to try to get itself out of a canal east of the Arthur R.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Palm Beach Post

  3. Deer goes Krogering in Newport, Ky.

    A deer went Krogering on Saturday evening in Newport, Kentucky. The horned buck walked right into the store with the aid of the automatic door.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: FOX 19 Cincinnati

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Quotes

  1. Heston told her his family grew up poor in the country and "had to go out and kill a deer if we wanted meat," Jones said.
    on Apr 6, 2008 By: Charlton Heston Source: Hindu

  2. "I think it's tough," Marbury said, according to Albany TV station Capital News 9. "I think, you know, we don't say anything about people who shoot deer or shoot other animals. You know, from what I hear, dogfighting is a sport. It's just...
    on Aug 22, 2007 By: Stephon Marbury Source: SI.com

  3. "It has to do with a lot of things back here in Red Deer," Sutter said.
    on Jun 9, 2009 By: Brent Sutter Source: MiamiHerald.com

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