Word usage examples
On shore even the raucous squawking of the scarlet macaws and Amazonian green parrots was stilled.
Mary Hampton, as she crossed over to the conservatory to give her macaws their usual tribute from the dessert dishes.
A breath of chill air seemed to rush across the room, and at the same time the macaws broke forth into ear-splitting screams.
Sometimes alone, sometimes with a soldier from his own part of the country, he would slowly saunter along by cages containing parrots with green backs and yellow heads from the banks of the Amazon, or parrots with gray backs and red heads from Senegal, or enormous macaws, which look like birds reared in hot-houses, with their flower-like feathers, their plumes and their tufts.