Definitions for grackleˈgræk əl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. hill myna, Indian grackle, grackle, Gracula religiosa(noun)

    glossy black Asiatic starling often taught to mimic speech

  2. grackle, crow blackbird(noun)

    long-tailed American blackbird having iridescent black plumage

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  1. grackle(Noun)

    Any of several American blackbirds of the genus Quiscalus having iridescent plumage

  2. grackle(Noun)

    Any of several Asian myna birds of the genus Gracula

  3. Origin: Modern (scientific) Latin Gracula from Latin graculus, “jackdaw”

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Grackle(noun)

    one of several American blackbirds, of the family Icteridae; as, the rusty grackle (Scolecophagus Carolinus); the boat-tailed grackle (see Boat-tail); the purple grackle (Quiscalus quiscula, or Q. versicolor). See Crow blackbird, under Crow

  2. Grackle(noun)

    an Asiatic bird of the genus Gracula. See Myna

  3. Origin: [Cf. L. graculus jackdaw.]

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