Definition of Canards

1. Noun. (plural of canard) ¹



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Definition of Canards

1. canard [n] - See also: canard

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Canards

canalizes
canalizing
canalled
canaller
canallers
canalling
canals
canals for lesser palatine nerves
canals of Scarpa
canals of Schlemm
canalside
canape
canapes
canaphite
canard
canards (current term)
canaried
canary
canary-yellow
canary bird
canary creeper
canary in a coal mine
canary seed
canary whitewood
canary yellow
canarybird flower
canarybird vine
canarying
canarylike

Literary usage of Canards

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1. The Historical Register of the United States by Thomas H. Palmer (1814)
"We found them in possession of a bridge over the river Aux canards, at the distance of four miles from Malden. After examining their position, ..."

2. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"Voltaire's farewell to Holland is a classic : " Adieu, canaux, canards, canaille." Very good, too, is the following from Mortimer Collins, ..."

3. History of the Late War, Between the United States and Great Britain by Henry Marie Brackenridge (1818)
"CHAPTER I. Declaration of War—General Hull reaches Detroit—Crosses into Canada—Skirmishes on the River aux canards—Battle of Browns- town—Taking of ..."

4. Report of the Trial of Brig. General William Hull, Commanding the North by James Grant Forbes (1824)
"... ni below lii'c river Aux canards ; and lie again requested General Hull to send a farther force to join Major Vanhorne, but the General paid little ..."

5. Life of Richard Wagner by Carl Friedrich Glasenapp, William Ashton Ellis (1906)
"Fourth concert; Wagner, indignant, almost departs; canards old and new thereon. A review of " two songs." Sympathy from Weimar. ..."

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