Definition of waterfowl
: a bird that frequents water; especially : a swimming game bird (as a duck or goose) as distinguished from an upland game bird or shorebird
Examples of waterfowl in a sentence
The lake is a refuge for migrating waterfowl.
First Known Use of waterfowl
WATERFOWL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of waterfowl for English Language Learners
: a duck or similar bird that swims and lives in or near water
WATERFOWL Defined for Kids
Definition of waterfowl for Students
1 : a bird that is typically found in or near water
2 : a swimming bird (as a duck or goose) often hunted as game
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