English dictionary definition of:

turkey


Noun

  • large gallinaceous bird with fan-shaped tail; widely domesticated for food
  • an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual
  • flesh of large domesticated fowl usually roasted
  • a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923
  • a person who does something thoughtless or annoying

Thesaurus

bomb dud joker

Spellzone course content

View spelling list -ey words and learn about the word turkey in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Other Spellzone word lists: Animals, poultry
Food, meat

Scrabble score for turkey


Scrabble score = 13

generated at 23:18:39 on 18-11-19

Spelling dictionary home

Sign up to remove this advert

"I have just subscribed and look forward to continuing to use Spellzone. I have been really impressed with the program during the trial period and the students gave very positive feedback. Many thanks."

Teacher, International School, Geneva