turkey - definition and synonyms


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  1. 1
    [countable] a large bird similar to a chicken that has no feathers on its head and is often eaten at Christmas and Thanksgiving. The sound that turkeys make is called gobbling.
    1. a.
      [uncountable] the meat of a turkey

      a turkey sandwich/dinner

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  2. 2
    [countable] informal a film or play that is very unsuccessful
    1. a.
      American informal a person that you think is silly or stupid
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