pigeon
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈpɪ.dʒɪn/
  • (America) enPR: pĭjʹən, IPA: /ˈpɪ.dʒən/
Noun

pigeon

  1. One of several birds of the family Columbidae, which consists of more than 300 species.
    Synonyms: columbid, culver, dove
  2. (uncountable) The meat from this bird.
  3. (North America, informal) A person who is a target or victim of a confidence game.
    Synonyms: dupe, fish, sucker, Thesaurus:dupe
  4. (, UK, informal) Concern or responsibility.
    it's his/her pigeon
Translations Translations Verb

pigeon (pigeons, present participle pigeoning; past and past participle pigeoned)

  1. (transitive) To deceive with a confidence game.

Pigeon
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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