noun \ˈtēl\

: a small duck found in Europe and America

: a dark greenish-blue color

plural teal or teals

Full Definition of TEAL

:  any of various widely distributed small short-necked dabblers (genus Anas) — compare blue-winged teal, green-winged teal
:  teal blue

Illustration of TEAL

Origin of TEAL

Middle English tele; akin to Middle Dutch teling teal
First Known Use: 14th century
May 30, 2015
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