noun dove·kie \ˈdəv-kē\

Definition of DOVEKIE

:  a small short-billed auk (Alle alle) breeding on arctic coasts and ranging south in winter

Origin of DOVEKIE

diminutive of dove
First Known Use: 1821


Next Word in the Dictionary: doveletPrevious Word in the Dictionary: dovehouseAll Words Near: dovekie
July 29, 2015
indomitable Hear it
incapable of being subdued or conquered
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears