Definition of 'deer'
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Wild boar and deer could eat his livelihood. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We passed salmon rivers, grouse, wild deer and a eagle that took a shine to drone. The Sun (2016) Wild red deer have been hunted for both sport and food here for centuries. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Look out for deer and wild boar. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Look through the curved window and you can see deer roaming wild. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Its two bedrooms sleep up to four people and there are wild deer in the surrounding countryside. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is as wild as a deer. The Children of the New Forest (1847)Another reason for the increase is the growing number of wild deer. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There were deer and elk in the forest, too. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In the wild she would live in northern China and learn to hunt deer and wild boar. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Suddenly a large buck deer leapt across the road in front of the car and I slammed on the brakes. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Red deer are our largest land mammals, so it's quite a sight! The Sun (2013)There are 12,500 trees making up new woodland, in which roe deer can be spotted. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Red squirrel, badger, mink and roe deer live in the reserve. A Guide to Britain's Conservation Heritage (1991)The auctioneer's podium faced a wall hung with six sets of mounted antlers each side of a large red deer's head. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In large numbers deer destroy land, forestry and natural habitats, and need to be culled to keep control of the numbers. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'deer'
British English: deer /dɪə/ NOUN
A deer is a large wild animal. Male deer usually have large, branching horns.
- American English: deer
- Arabic: أَيَّل
- Brazilian Portuguese: veado
- Chinese: 鹿
- Croatian: jelen
- Czech: jelen
- Danish: hjort
- Dutch: hert
- European Spanish: ciervo
- Finnish: hirvieläin
- French: biche
- German: Reh
- Greek: ελάφι
- Italian: cervo
- Japanese: シカ
- Korean: 사슴
- Norwegian: hjort
- Polish: jeleń
- European Portuguese: veado
- Romanian: cerb
- Russian: олень
- Spanish: ciervo
- Swedish: hjort
- Thai: กวาง
- Turkish: geyik
- Ukrainian: олень
- Vietnamese: con hươu
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