"deer" Definition


  1. n. sing. & pl. Any animal; especially, a wild animal.
  2. n. sing. & pl. A ruminant of the genus Cervus, of many species, and of related genera of the family Cervidae. The males, and in some species the females, have solid antlers, often much branched, which are shed annually. Their flesh, for which they are hunted, is called venison.

Dictionary Stats for "deer"

Position in dictionary: 25096 of 111710 words.
Word Types: n. sing. & pl., n. sing. & pl.,
Words that start with deer: 10
Words that end with deer: 10
Words that contain deer: 20
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Definition of deer

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "deer". The definition of the word "deer" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "deer", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.