Definitions for flamingo

flamingo fla·min·go

Spelling: [fluh-ming-goh]
IPA: /fləˈmɪŋ goʊ/

Flamingo is a 8 letter English word. It's valid Scrabble word worth 14 points. It's valid Words with friends word worth 18 points.

You can make 322 anagrams from letters in flamingo (afgilmno).

Definitions for flamingo


  1. any of several aquatic birds of the family Phoenicopteridae, having very long legs and neck, webbed feet, a bill bent downward at the tip, and pinkish to scarlet plumage.

Origin of flamingo

1555-65; compare Portuguese flamengo, Spanish flamenco literally, Fleming (cf. flamenco); apparently originally a jocular name, from t

Examples for flamingo

The sex symbol and ‘flamingo Road’ star knows more about Syria and science than you do—and she can handle herself in war zones.

The messenger boy, too, stopped to stare at the Tasmanian flamingo.

"It doesn't pay to associate with conductors," said the flamingo.

"I gave him a promissory note for my fare," said the flamingo.

"Then hurry and climb up on my shoulders here," the flamingo cried.

Marie Osmond, who performs at the flamingo with her brother Donny, describes what it was like trick-or-treating last Halloween.

The flamingo, in large flocks, visits the New World as well as the Old.

"I've got one I wouldn't sell for $1,000," said the flamingo.

But pick it up, and don't stand idling there like a flamingo.

The flamingo's legs are long and thin, and the neck is also long.

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