loon


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  • noun

Synonyms for loon

Synonyms for loon

a worthless lazy fellow

large somewhat primitive fish-eating diving bird of the northern hemisphere having webbed feet placed far back

a person with confused ideas

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From Loon, we headed north to North Conway, probably the best ski town on the planet - or at least in northern New Hampshire.
At least 10 people were missing under the collapsed public hospital, church and a home in the town of Loon on Bohol island, 630 km (390 miles) south of Manila, which bore the brunt of the 7.
The Mountain Club on Loon is located at the base of Loon Mountain Ski Area, and is New Hampshire's only slopeside ski-in resort, with its own full-service restaurant, spa and wellness center.
Both adult and young loons foot waggled occasionally in what would appear to be a stressful or anxious situation for a loon.
Before the loon parents left for the winter, they had taught their chick how to train so that it could learn how to fly.
Sheltered from coastal winds and fog, Loon Lake is a popular playground offering camping and rental cabins, picnicking, fishing, water-skiing and other marine motor sports, canoeing, swimming, sunbathing on a sandy beach, and hiking.
Chung added that Loon Fung viewed the opening of the Silverton outlet as a step change commercially for the group, adding: "At the moment our turnover is comfortably above 20m [pounds sterling] and we are very profitable.
Make no mistake, this is a big industry now," says Michael Kellett of Restore the North Woods, which has tussled with Loon Mountain Resort over its proposed expansion.
Don Sebastiani & Sons announced today that they will continue to move their portfolio upmarket as they reposition their two largest volume brands, Smoking Loon and Pepperwood Grove.
Because of the wind-protected waters at Loon Lake, many Oregon vacationers prefer the lake location over camping on Oregon Coast Beaches.
The negotiations have been going on for a few months as it looks to acquire its second aerospace company, Titan Aerospace, which was acquired for Project Loon.
Tales from the Loon Town Cafe" seeks to capture the unique character and rhythms of small Midwestern towns.
Google is working on the plan codenamed as Project Loon and introduced a trial session with nearly 30 helium-filled balloons carrying antennae linked to ground base stations released in air to fly 20 kilometers above New Zealand, News.
23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As a dominating force in society, the Internet brings a great deal of value to the people who can access it, which is why Alphabet (Google) recently teamed up with leading Indonesia Telecom Operators to announce a test project to determine the feasibility of Project Loon.
The Netherlands' poultry farmer Simon van Loon realised 500.