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Noun bonxie has 1 sense
  1. skua, bonxie - gull-like jaeger of northern seas
    --1 is a kind of jaeger
    --1 is a member of Catharacta, genus Catharacta
    --1 has particulars: great skua, Catharacta skua

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Term: Bonxie


Bonxie is a colloquial term used to refer to a species of seabird called the great skua (Stercorarius skua), which belongs to the family Stercorariidae. Known for its aggressive behavior, impressive size, and dark plumage, the bonxie is often found in northern areas of the Atlantic Ocean.

Possible Parts of Speech:

  • Noun
  • Adjective

Senses and Usages:

Sense 1:

Noun: Referring to the great skua species of seabird.

Example Sentence:

"The bonxie swooped down from the sky, its wingspan casting a shadow over the water."

Sense 2:

Adjective: Describing something resembling or related to the bonxie seabird.

Example Sentence:

"The boat was named 'Bonxie' as a tribute to the fearless nature of this majestic seabird."

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