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/ˈpijən/,
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pigeons, plural;
  1. A stout seed- or fruit-eating bird with a small head, short legs, and a cooing voice, typically having gray and white plumage

  2. A pigeon descended from the wild rock dove, kept for racing, showing, and carrying messages, and common as a feral bird in towns

  3. A gullible person, esp. someone swindled in gambling or the victim of a confidence trick

  4. An aircraft from one's own side


  1. wild and domesticated birds having a heavy body and short legs
  2. Pigeons and doves constitute the bird family Columbidae within the order Columbiformes, which include some 300 species of near passerines. In general parlance the terms "dove" and "pigeon" are used somewhat interchangeably. ...
  3. Pigeon is a brand of cigarettes produced in Portugal.
  4. Pigeon Corporation, established in 1978, is a manufacturer of household products. In August 1978, the company pioneered a new area with the release of “Pigeon”, which was the first fabric softener product made in Korea. ...
  5. Sy Richardson is an American film and television actor.
  6. "Birdhouse in Your Soul" is a song by American alternative rock band They Might Be Giants. It was released in March 1990 as a single from the album Flood. ...
  7. Anna Louise Friel (born 12 July 1976) is an English actress. She rose to fame in the UK as Beth Jordache on Channel 4 soap Brookside, and has had a successful career since in UK and US TV and cinema.
  8. Comedy-drama, also known as dramedy or seriocomedy, is a genre of television, theatre, and film in which there is an equal or nearly equal balance of humor and serious content.
  9. Dashiell "Dash" Mihok (born May 24, 1974) is an American actor.
  10. Ellen Greene (born February 22, 1951) is an American singer and actress. Greene has had a long and varied career as a singer, particularly in cabaret, as an actor and singer in numerous stage productions, particularly musical theatre, as well as having performed in many films (notably in Little ...
  11. Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by the Time division of Time Warner, that covers film, television, music, broadway theatre, books and popular culture. ...
  12. Jamia (Jayma) Suzette Mays (born July 16, 1979) is an American television and film actress, and singer. She is perhaps best known for playing mysophobic guidance counselor Emma Pillsbury on the American TV show Glee and for her recurring roles on Ugly Betty and Heroes as Charlie and Charlie Andrews.
  13. Jim Dale, MBE (born James Smith on 15 August 1935) is an English actor, voice artist, singer and songwriter. ...
  14. Karly Rothenberg (born October 29, 1962 in Denver, Colorado) is an American film and television actor. In addition to her feature film roles, she played Mrs. Valentine on That's So Raven and now portrays Madge, a dock worker on The Office.
  15. Kenneth "Chi" McBride (pronounced "shy"; born September 23, 1961) is an American actor. He starred as Emerson Cod on the ABC series Pushing Daisies. He is currently appearing in Fox's drama Human Target.
  16. One of several birds of the family Columbidae; A person who is a target or victim of a confidence game; to deceive with a confidence game; This word needs a definition. Please help out and add a definition, then remove the text {{rfdef}}
  17. (PIGEONS) A truly unique bird that has only one known natural enemy: The windshield of a bus at 65 MPH.
  18. (Pigeons (Location)) Magnetic bearing and range to a specified point.
  19. (Pigeons) (Columbiformes). The largest species of the pigeon/dove complex is the Victoria Crowned Pigeon (Goura victoria). Some exceptionally large ones have reached 3.7 kg (8.2 lb) and 85 cm (34 in).
  20. To dream of seeing pigeons and hearing them cooing above their cotes, denotes domestic peace and pleasure-giving children. For a young woman, this dream indicates an early and comfortable union. ...
  21. An easy mark—the golfer everybody wants to play against. If you hear anyone refer to you as a pigeon, take up chess.
  22. device that consists of many rats, designed to fly back and forth, and even spin.
  23. An opponent you should beat easily.
  24. The victim of a hustler.
  25. A widely distributed bird that is normally eaten only when young. Squabs are young pigeons that have never flown are therefore very tender. Squabs are normally under a pound and about 4 weeks old. May be prepared like chicken.