Examples of turkey in a Sentence
He was acting like a complete turkey.
only a turkey would think it's a good idea to go for a jog when the weather drops below zero
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The Village Flower Shop was stocked full of poinsettias, and all around town people were placing orders for turkeys at 19 cents a pound.
Reservations for Cafe Murder are $75 and include social hour, prime rib, roast turkey and pork carving stations, entrees and dessert, as well as silent and live auctions.
Other artifacts discovered include two turkey trays, a men’s straight razor and a candlestick holder.
Meanwhile, in large bowl, mix turkey with 1/2 cup beer until absorbed.
But people have tried to fly with everything from turkeys, to snakes, spiders and even gliding possums, which are also known as sugar gliders.
Meanwhile, head back to the South with full-stem collard greens — not from a can, but cooked down fresh with smoked turkey, a ton of vinegar and spice to back it up.
Country Wine & Spirits donated 500 Christmas turkeys to persons and families less fortunate in the community based on recommendations from Ramona churches, Ramona Senior Center, Ramona Food & Clothes Closet and Ramona Chamber of Commerce.
Have a post-turkey science celebration at the Great Lakes Science Center's annual Thanksgiving weekend event, Nov. 23-25. 351.
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Origin and Etymology of turkey
First Known Use: 1555See Words from the same year
airhead, blockhead, chucklehead, dimwit, dodo, 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, yahoo, yo-yo;
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