Associations to the word «Falcon»

Wiktionary

FALCON, noun. Any bird of the genus Falco, all of which are birds of prey.
FALCON, noun. A female such bird, a male being a tiercel.
FALCON, noun. A light cannon used from the 15th to the 17th century; a falconet.
FALCON, verb. To hunt with a falcon or falcons.

Dictionary definition

FALCON, noun. Diurnal birds of prey having long pointed powerful wings adapted for swift flight.
FALCON, verb. Hunt with falcons; "The tribes like to falcon in the desert".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope