Definition of 'canary'
Example sentences containing 'canary'
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Angelica wore boots up to her thighs and a fringed leather shirt down to her knees, and her hair was canary yellow. SPLITTING (2002)She was painted canary yellow, commissioned by an art historian from Berkshire and named Hope. THE MAIN CAGES (2002)But no, canary yellow, it seems, is the most boring colour you can have. A ROOMFUL OF BIRDS - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES 1990 (2002)
Trends of 'canary'
Used Occasionally. canary is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'canary'
British English: canary /kəˈnɛərɪ/ NOUN
Canaries are small yellow birds which sing beautifully.
- American English: canary
- Arabic: كَنَاريّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: canário
- Chinese: 金丝雀
- Croatian: kanarinac
- Czech: kanár
- Danish: kanariefugl
- Dutch: kanarie
- European Spanish: canario
- Finnish: kanarialintu
- French: canari
- German: Kanarienvogel
- Greek: καναρίνι
- Italian: canarino
- Japanese: カナリア
- Korean: 카나리아
- Norwegian: kanarifugl
- Polish: kanarek
- European Portuguese: canário
- Romanian: canar
- Russian: канарейка
- Spanish: canario
- Swedish: kanariefågel
- Thai: นกขมิ้น
- Turkish: kanarya
- Ukrainian: канаркa
- Vietnamese: chim hoàng yến
Definition of canary from the Collins English Dictionary
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