menagerie


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Synonyms for menagerie

a collection of live animals for study or display

the facility where wild animals are housed for exhibition

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I belong to Bailum & Barney's Great Consolidated Shows--three rings in one tent and a menagerie on the side.
Through the dim smoke-haze the bunks looked like the sleeping dens of animals in a menagerie.
A regular menagerie appeared in barn and shed, for pet animals were allowed.
It was piecework, and she was apt to have a family to keep alive; and stern and ruthless economic laws had arranged it that she could only do this by working just as she did, with all her soul upon her work, and with never an instant for a glance at the well-dressed ladies and gentlemen who came to stare at her, as at some wild beast in a menagerie.
I think there is nothing more pathetic than to see one of these poor old childless couples taking a menagerie of yelping little worthless dogs to their hearts; and then adding some cursing and squawking parrots and a jackass-voiced macaw; and next a couple of hundred screeching songbirds, and presently some fetid guinea pigs and rabbits, and a howling colony of cats.
Give him some rare animal they have not got in the menageries.
Then Chee-Chee explained to them that menageries were places in the Land of the White Men, where animals were put in cages for people to come and look at.
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TENNESSEE Williams' Glass Menagerie is a play that focuses on memories.
In 1899 a young black maned Nubian lion escaped from Bostock and Wombwell's Menagerie which was in Aston.
THERE'D probably have been no such thing as a gentleman caller if Tennessee Williams had written his first big success, The Glass Menagerie, in today's world.
In the absence of a generic phrase to describe personal electronics, I offer one: the digital menagerie, a phrase intended to cover the devices themselves and their multiple uses.
com)-- MENAGERIE announced today that Secore Finanz has acquired a meaningful 12 month equity position in MENAGERIE.