Dictionary

guinea fowl

noun

: a gray-and-white spotted bird that is commonly raised for food

Full Definition of GUINEA FOWL

:  an African bird (Numida meleagris) related to the pheasants, raised for food in many parts of the world, and marked by a bare neck and head and slaty plumage speckled with white; broadly :  any of several related birds
ADVERTISEMENT

Illustration of GUINEA FOWL

First Known Use of GUINEA FOWL

1749
GUINEA FOWL Defined for Kids

guinea fowl

noun

Definition of GUINEA FOWL for Kids

:  a dark gray African bird that is sometimes raised for food

Browse

4 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: guinea goldPrevious Word in the Dictionary: Guinea Fast RedAll Words Near: guinea fowl
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