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Definition of "grackle" [grac•kle]

  • Any of several American blackbirds of the family Icteridae, especially of the genus Quiscalus, having iridescent blackish plumage. Also called crow blackbird. (noun)
  • Any of several Asian mynas of the genus Gracula. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "grackle" in a sentence
  • "Using Grackle Make sure you've added gems. to your list of gem sources Install the hayesdavis-grackle gem Just require "grackle" March 24, 2009 Austin on Rails 16"
  • "I think Chris 'new word to use as often as possible should be: grackle"
  • "So far the only new seasonal arrival is the rather unpleasent common grackle …."
Words like "grackle"
boat-tailed grackle
Carib grackle
golden-tufted grackle
mountain grackle
Nicaraguan grackle
red-bellied grackle
slender-billed grackle
velvet-fronted grackle