noun scan·da·roon \ˌskandəˈrün\

Definition of scandaroon



  1. :  a long-bodied long-legged domestic pigeon of the carrier type with a curved bill and solid-colored or varied plumage

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of scandaroon

from Scandaroon, now İskenderon, seaport of southern Turkey

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up scandaroon? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

Get Word of the Day daily email!