noun grack·le \ˈgra-kəl\

: a common American bird that has shiny black feathers

Full Definition of GRACKLE

:  any of a genus (Quiscalus of the family Icteridae) of large American blackbirds having iridescent black plumage
:  any of various Asian starlings (as the hill mynahs)

Origin of GRACKLE

New Latin Gracula, genus name, alteration of Latin graculus jackdaw
First Known Use: 1772


May 23, 2015
debouch Hear it
to emerge or cause to emerge
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