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clay pigeon

noun

Simple Definition of clay pigeon

  • : a circular object made of baked clay that people throw into the air and shoot at to practice their shooting skills

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of clay pigeon

  1. :  a saucer-shaped target usually made of baked clay or limestone and pitch and thrown from a trap in skeet and trapshooting

1888

First Known Use of clay pigeon

1888

Rhymes with clay pigeon


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