A macaw is a type of bird that is usually brightly colored. They are often used in advertising because of their colorful plumage.

  • The macaw was very excited to see the visitor, and it kept flapping its wings and cawing.

Definition of macaw


long-tailed brilliantly colored parrot of Central America and South America; among the largest and showiest of parrots

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Example Sentences for macaw

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    The largest parrot in length and wingspan is the Hyacinth Macaw.

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    Division, the blue macaw on a red background.

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    I'd love to own a hyacinth macaw.

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    Large green macaw to confirm identification.

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    The majority of macaws are now endangered in the wild.

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    The colours in the plumage of the 'Ara' macaws are spectacular.

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    The colours in the plumage of the Ara macaws are spectacular.

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    Those groves are vital to the Lear's Macaw.

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    This macaw is critically endangered or possibly extinct.

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