dodo dodo  /ˈdoʊ doʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone whose style is out of fashion
  2. (n) extinct heavy flightless bird of Mauritius related to pigeons

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Usage(s):

  1. The late, famed dodo bird died of stupidity sometime in the 17th Century.
  2. His dodo with its relatively short wings, its chunky body and its tufted tail looks like a monstrously big duckling with a gull's bill.
  3. There is also a reconstructed dodo in the American Museum of Natural History, Manhattan.

News

  1. Obituaries for June 12

    Mateo D. Balinbin Jr., aka Bradda Boy, 40, of Pahoa, died Monday, May 20, at home in Nanawale Estates. Born in Waianae and raised on the Big Island, he was a former employee of Hilo Termite. His pastimes included picking opihi, driving his truck, riding his dirt bike, playing ukulele and talking on his CB Radio. Friends may call Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel; Visitation from 5-7 p.m ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Hawaii Tribune-Herald

  2. Obituaries for June 12

    Mateo D. Balinbin Jr., aka Bradda Boy, 40, of Pahoa, died Monday, May 20, at home in Nanawale Estates. Born in Waianae and raised on the Big Island, he was a former employee of Hilo Termite. His pastimes included picking opihi, driving his truck, riding his dirt bike, playing ukulele and talking on his CB Radio. Friends may call Saturday at Dodo Mortuary Chapel; Visitation from 5-7 p.m ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Hawaii Tribune-Herald

  3. They Don't Make Movie Stars Like They Used To

    Two recent articles claim that, in various ways, the movie star as we know is going the way of the dodo. Old models and paradigms are crumbling and a new, megastar-less world is emerging. And they're right. The days of Julia and Tom are ending, perhaps already ended. And the younger generation of famous actors are struggling to take their place. Or maybe aren't even trying to. While both of ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "The other big question that I have got ask with that particular suggestion is what happens to the middle order batsmen - he goes the way of the Dodo," Chappell said. "Because if you are going to give teams 10 wickets in the first innings and...
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Ian Chappell Source: Herald Sun

  2. "We believe as a main priority we must have a successful conclusion to the Doha round - we still see it as a live prospect, not as dead as a dodo," Mr Truss said. "I know that WTO talks are tortuous, and we knew how tough Uruguay (round) was....
    on Oct 31, 2007 By: Warren Truss Source: The Age

  3. The MDC's Welshman Ncube, one of two negotiators to the dialogue, said on Tuesday: "The dialogue is as dead as a dodo. The only thing is that this dodo is not yet buried and President Mbeki is only involved now in so far as where to bury this dodo."
    on Jan 30, 2008 By: Welshman Ncube Source: Independent Online

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