Definition of 'heron'
Example sentences containing 'heron'
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He too was tall but poked his head forward between hunched shoulders like a heron at rest. IN REMEMBRANCE OF ROSE (2002)Wesley watched her, with interest, plucking on, blindly; two thirds of the heron 's chest area now all but bare. BEHINDLINGS (2002)Withington sat alone in the lobby waiting patiently as a blue heron for the next poor fish to come within reach of his beak. SOMETHING IN THE WATER (2002)
Trends of 'heron'
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Translations for 'heron'
British English: heron /ˈhɛrən/ NOUN
A heron is a large bird which has long legs and a long beak, and which eats fish.
- American English: heron
- Arabic: مَالِكُ الـحَزِّينُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: garça-real
- Chinese: 鹭
- Croatian: čaplja
- Czech: volavka
- Danish: hejre
- Dutch: reiger
- European Spanish: garza
- Finnish: haikara
- French: héron
- German: Reiher
- Greek: ερωδιός
- Italian: airone
- Japanese: サギ 鳥
- Korean: 백로과의 새
- Norwegian: hegre
- Polish: czapla
- European Portuguese: garça-real
- Romanian: bâtlan
- Russian: цапля
- Spanish: garza
- Swedish: häger
- Thai: นกกระสา
- Turkish: balıkçıl kuşu
- Ukrainian: чапля
- Vietnamese: con diệc
Definition of heron from the Collins English Dictionary
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