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Definition of "toms" [toms]

  • Plural form of tom. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "toms" in a sentence
  • "Or will pecking order force certain toms and jakes to choose other roost sites?"
  • "Males, called toms, have distinctive spurs on their legs and beards - tufts of modified feathers - growing out of their chests."
  • "Their description of what the job entailed, from extracting semen from the "toms" to working as "breakers" -- i.e., grabbing panicked hens so the inseminator can inject them -- is gruesome."