Examples of dodo in a Sentence
That dodo can't do anything right.
I feel like a complete dodo.
Recent Examples of dodo from the Web
Five-year building plans have gone the way of dinosaurs, dodo birds and woolly mammoths.
But from president Reagan to president Trump, gun legislations have gone the way of the dodo bird.
More than a dozen long-running car series are going the way of the dodo, Forbes reports.
Every major reformulation of the Impossible Burger gets named after a bird—anhinga, blue-footed booby, condor, dodo.
Despite the growth of online commerce, retail stores and shopping malls aren’t going the way of the dodo.
By any measure, vinyl records should have gone the way of the dodo.
Didn’t the intergoogle send them the way of the dodo?
Maybe that work-life balance human resources once stressed in orientation is as dead as the dodo.
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Origin and Etymology of dodo
First Known Use: 1628See Words from the same year
airhead, blockhead, chucklehead, dimwit, dolt, donkey, dope, dork [slang], dullard, dumbbell, dummy, dunce, fathead, goof, goon, half-wit, idiot, ignoramus, imbecile, know-nothing, knucklehead, lamebrain, loon, lunkhead, moron, nincompoop, ninny, nitwit, noddy, noodle, numskull (or numbskull), oaf, pinhead, saphead, simpleton, stock, turkey, yahoo, yo-yo;
DODO Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dodo for English Language Learners
: a type of bird that lived in the past and that was large, heavy, and unable to fly
: a stupid or silly person
DODO Defined for Kids
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