HyperDic: bird-scarer

English > 1 sense of the word bird-scarer:
NOUNartifactbird-scarer, scarecrow, straw man, strawman, scareran effigy in the shape of a man to frighten birds away from seeds
English > bird-scarer: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningAn effigy in the shape of a man to frighten birds away from seeds.
Synonymsscarecrow, straw man, strawman, scarer
Broadereffigy, image, simulacrumA representation of a person (especially in the form of sculpture)
Spanishespantajo, espantapájaros, scarer
Catalanbabarota, espantall, espantaocells

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