capercaillie

(redirected from Capercaille)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for capercaillie

large black Old World grouse

References in periodicals archive ?
Archers Road has never been out of the first two in seven career races, but can concede a stone to Capercaille.
Mark Johnston, having sent a juvenile debutante, Capercaille, to win at Musselburgh, completed an across-the-card double with Shakespearean, another of his unraced youngsters, in the 6f maiden.
The hall was full of celebrity fans including Capercaille and Scots folk singer Phil Cunningham, who joined Bonnie on stage for a version of John Prine's Angel of Montgomery.
The Exceed And Excel filly was second on her only start to date behind Mark Johnston''s classy Capercaille, who ran a blinder in the Queen Mary.
Local residents have been spotted burning any CDs by The Eagles, The Housemartins and Capercaille.
SM: Hi, can I get the number for the Capercaille in Auchterarder, please?
HORSES TO FOLLOW: Apache, Attracted To You, Bartolomeu, Bridgefield, Capercaille, Commitment, Dank, Diamond Blue, Dreaming Of Rubies, Earl Of Carrick, Eernay, Euston Square, Forest Row, Fort Bastion, Isabella Gem, Kirthill, Le Beau Bai, Mezmaar, Miss Diagnosis, Neptune Equester, Norman Orpen, Safarjal, Sea Of Heartbreak, Seattle Drive, Silviniaco Conti, Tafawuk.
Johnson pitched him straight into a conditions event against a handful of previous winners, in which Mark Johnston''s Capercaille came out on top.
You'll be birlin' through the bells to the sounds of Capercaille, Salsa Celtica, Sandy Brechin's Selection Box, Fraser McNaughton's Ceilidh Band and The Moonshiners.
SOME of Selina Scott's comments about the capercaille (March 18) were wide of the mark.
55 Zaynar HORSES TO fOLLOw: Apache, Attracted To You, Bartolomeu, Bridgefield, Capercaille, Commitment, Dank, Diamond Blue, Dreaming Of Rubies, Earl Of Carrick, Eernay, Euston Square, Forest Row, Fort Bastion, Isabella Gem, Kirthill, Le Beau Bai, Mezmaar, Miss Diagnosis, Neptune Equester, Norman Orpen, Safarjal, Sea Of Heartbreak, Seattle Drive, Silviniaco Conti, Tafawuk.
Capercaille were formed in Oban, Scotland, in the 1980s and are known for their love of mixing the traditional with the modern.
And local residents have been spotted burning records and CDs by the Eagles, the Housemartins and Capercaille.
But revellers on Princes Street will stay warm dancing to Abba tribute band Bjorn Again and Gaelic rockers Capercaille.
35 Dux Scholar HOrSES TO fOLLOw: Apache, Attracted To You, Bartolomeu, Bridgefield, Capercaille, Commitment, Dank, Diamond Blue, Dreaming Of Rubies, Earl Of Carrick, Eernay, Euston Square, Flame Of The Forest, Forest Row, Fort Bastion, Isabella Gem, Kirthill, Mezmaar, Miss Diagnosis, Neptune Equester, Norman Orpen, Safarjal, Samuel Pickwick, Sea Of Heartbreak, Seattle Drive, Tafawuk.