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pigeon fancier

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Definition of pigeon fancier in English:


A person who keeps and breeds pigeons.
Example sentences
  • A champion pigeon fancier believes he was deliberately targeted by arsonists who burned down his loft and killed more than 60 of his prized birds.
  • If you are a pigeon fancier, I'd keep very, very quiet about it.
  • Neighbours are celebrating victory in their battle to get a pigeon fancier to remove his nuisance loft from a garden.



Example sentences
  • He is a pigeon-fancying Samurai hitman with a steadfast moral code.

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