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  Definition of Magpie
  1. long-tailed black-and-white bird that utters a chattering call
  2. an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
  3. someone who collects things that have been discarded by others
Similar Words: chatterer, babbler, prater, chatterbox, spouter, scavenger, pack rat

 

Hyponyms: European magpie, Pica pica, American magpie, Pica pica hudsonia

 

Member Meronyms: Pica, genus Pica

 

Derivational Morphology: rant, mouth off, jabber, spout, rabbit on, rave, chatter, piffle, palaver, prate, tittle-tattle, twaddle, clack, maunder, prattle, blab, gibber, tattle, blabber, gabble, babble, blather, smatter, blether, blither, chew the fat, shoot the breeze, chat, confabulate, confab, chitchat, chaffer, natter, gossip, jaw, claver, visit, salvage, scavenge

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: laraskë   Basque: mika  
Belarusian: сарока   Bosnian: svraka  
Breton: pig   Bulgarian: сврака  
Catalan: garsa   Chinese: 喜鵲  
Croatian: svraka   Danish: skade  
Dutch: ekster   Esperanto: pigo  
Estonian: harakas   Finnish: harakka  
French: pie   Frisian: ekster  
Galician: pega   German: Elster  
Greek: καρακάξα   Hungarian: szarka  
Icelandic: skjór   Irish: snag breac  
Italian: gazza   Japanese: カササギ  
Korean: 까치   Latin: pica  
Latvian: žagata   Lithuanian: šarka  
Macedonian: страчка   Norwegian: skjære  
Polish: sroka   Portuguese: gralha  
Romanian: coţofană   Russian: сорока  
Serbian: сврака   Slovak: straka  
Slovene: sraka   Spanish: urraca  
Swedish: skata   Turkish: saksağan  
Ukrainian: сорока   Welsh: pioden  
 
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