macaw macaw  /mə ˈkɔ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) long-tailed brilliantly colored parrot of Central America and South America; among the largest and showiest of parrots

Usage(s):

  1. The club's more familiar members include the Javan rhinoceros, Philippine eagle, Hawaiian crow, Spix's macaw and Chinese river dolphin.
  2. One conceptual artist, Jannis Kounellis, exhibited a macaw on a perchan old work, possibly touched up with a new macaw.
  3. Pick out an exotic bird say, a hyacinth macaw for $7,500 and have it flown to you.

News

  1. Benton zoo looking for missing parrot - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

    BENTON, La. (AP) - Paco, a 20-year-old Macaw parrot, escaped from Cypress Zoo in Benton Tuesday while being transported from his indoor to outdoor cage.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: KALB Alexandria

  2. Benton zoo looking for missing parrot

    Paco, a 20-year-old Macaw parrot, escaped from Cypress Zoo in Benton Tuesday while being transported from his indoor to outdoor cage.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: KPLC Lake Charles

  3. Benton zoo frantic to find its Macaw parrot, Paco

    Paco, a 20-year-old Macaw parrot, escaped from Cypress Zoo in Benton Tuesday, and employees are frantic to find the lost member of their missing family.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: The Shreveport Times

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Quotes

  • "They designate the writer and the examiner-the one who will review and edit. It smacks of lutong macaw (a charade)," Angara said.
    on Feb 2, 2009 By: Edgardo Angara Source: Inquirer.net

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