Pronunciation: krō
v. i.1.To make the shrill sound characteristic of a cock, either in joy, gayety, or defiance.
[imp. Crew (krų) or Crowed (krōd); p. p. Crowed (Crown (krōn), Obs.); p. pr. & vb. n. Crowing.]
2.To shout in exultation or defiance; to brag.
3.To utter a sound expressive of joy or pleasure.
To crow over
to exult over a vanquished antagonist.
1.(Zool.) A bird, usually black, of the genus Corvus, having a strong conical beak, with projecting bristles. It has a harsh, croaking note. See Caw.
2.A bar of iron with a beak, crook, or claw; a bar of iron used as a lever; a crowbar.
3.The cry of the cock. See Crow, v. i., 1.
4.The mesentery of a beast; - so called by butchers.
Carrion crow
See under Carrion.
Crow blackbird
(Zool.) an American bird (Quiscalus quiscula); - called also purple grackle.
Crow pheasant
(Zool.) an Indian cuckoo; the common coucal. It is believed by the natives to give omens. See Coucal.
Crow shrike
(Zool.) any bird of the genera Gymnorhina, Craticus, or Strepera, mostly from Australia.
Red-legged crow
See Crough.
As the crow flies
in a direct line.
To pick a crow
to state and adjust a difference or grievance (with any one).
Noun1.crow - black birds having a raucous call
2.crow - the cry of a cock (or an imitation of it)
3.Crow - a member of the Siouan people formerly living in eastern Montana
4.Crow - a small quadrilateral constellation in the southern hemisphere near Virgo
Synonyms: Corvus
5.Crowcrow - an instance of boastful talk; "his brag is worse than his fight"; "whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade"
6.Crow - a Siouan language spoken by the Crow people
Verb1.crow - dwell on with satisfaction
Synonyms: gloat, triumph
2.crow - express pleasure verbally; "She crowed with joy"
3.crow - utter shrill sounds; "The cocks crowed all morning"
To see a crow in your dream, represents your annoying habits and the darker part of your character. The crow may serve as messengers from your unconscious.Homeric laughter, aphonia, artificial voice, bar, bark, bawl, be in stitches, beam, bellow, belly laugh, blare, blat, blow, blubber, bluster, boff, boffola, boom, brag, bray, break up, breathe, broken speech, broken tones, broken voice, burst into laughter, burst of laughter, burst out, burst out laughing, burst with laughter, bust a gut, buzz, cachinnate, cachinnation, cackle, call, cant hook, carol, caw, chant, charcoal, chatter, cheep, childish treble, chirk, chirp, chirr, chirrup, chitter, choked voice, chortle, chuck, chuckle, clack, claw bar, cluck, coal, cock-a-doodle-doo, convulsion, coo, cracked voice, crank, croak, cronk, crow over, crowbar, cry, cuckoo, delight, drawl, drum, dysarthria, dyslalia, dyslogia, dysphasia, dysphonia, dysphrasia, ebon, ebony, exclaim, exult, falsetto, fit of laughter, flute, gabble, gaggle, gales of laughter, gasconade, gasp, giggle, gloat, gloat over, glory, go into convulsions, gobble, growl, grunt, guffaw, guggle, ha-ha, handspike, harshness, hawking voice, hearty laugh, hee-haw, hee-hee, hilarity, hiss, ho-ho, hoarseness, honk, hoo, hoot, horselaugh, idioglossia, idiolalia, impairment of speech, ink, iron crow, jet, jimmy, joy, jubilate, keen, laugh, laugh it up, laugh outright, laughing, laughter, lever, lilt, limb, lisp, lisping, look big, loss of voice, marlinespike, mouth, mumble, murmur, mutter, muzzy speech, nasal tone, nasalization, nearly die laughing, night, outburst of laughter, outrigger, pant, peal of laughter, peavey, pedal, peep, pinch bar, pip, pipe, pitch, prate, prize, pry, puff, quack, quaver, raven, ripping bar, risibility, roar, roar of laughter, roar with laughter, rodomontade, roll, rumble, scold, scream, screech, shake, shake like jelly, shake with laughter, shout, shout of laughter, shriek, sibilate, sibilation, sigh, sing, sloe, smoke, smut, snap, snarl, snicker, snigger, snort, sob, soot, spar, speech defect, speech impediment, split, split with laughter, squall, squawk, squeal, tar, tee-hee, thunder, titter, treadle, tremor, trill, triumph, trumpet, twang, tweet, twit, twitter, vaunt, wail, warble, whine, whisper, whistle, wrecking bar, yap, yawp, yell, yelp, yuck, yuk-yuk
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