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Meaning of "ducktail" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DUCKTAIL

ducktail  [ˈdʌkˌteɪl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DUCKTAIL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ducktail is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES DUCKTAIL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

ducktail

Duck's ass

The duck's ass is a haircut style that was popular during the 1950s. It is also called the duck's tail, the ducktail, or simply D.A., and is also described as slicked back hair.

Definition of ducktail in the English dictionary

The definition of ducktail in the dictionary is a hairstyle in which the hair is cut and styled in such a way that it looks like the tail of a duck.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DUCKTAIL


blacktail
ˈblækˌteɪl
bobtail
ˈbɒbˌteɪl
bucktail
ˈbʌkˌteɪl
cocktail
ˈkɒkˌteɪl
cottontail
ˈkɒtənˌteɪl
dovetail
ˈdʌvˌteɪl
e-tail
ˈiːˌteɪl
fishtail
ˈfɪʃˌteɪl
forktail
ˈfɔːkˌteɪl
hardtail
ˈhɑːdˌteɪl
hightail
ˈhaɪˌteɪl
horsetail
ˈhɔːsˌteɪl
pigtail
ˈpɪɡˌteɪl
ponytail
ˈpəʊnɪˌteɪl
silktail
ˈsɪlkˌteɪl
swallowtail
ˈswɒləʊˌteɪl
tattletale
ˈtætəlˌteɪl
telltale
ˈtɛlˌteɪl
whitetail
ˈwaɪtˌteɪl
yellowtail
ˈjɛləʊˌteɪl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DUCKTAIL

duck-egg blue
duck-shove
duck-shoving
duck´s arse
duckbill
duckboard
ducker
duckfoot quote
duckie
duckies
ducking
ducking and diving
ducking stool
duckling
duckpin
ducks
ducks and drakes
duckwalk
duckweed
ducky

WORDS THAT END LIKE DUCKTAIL

atomic cocktail
curtail
detail
entail
fruit cocktail
go into detail
in detail
long tail
mocktail
Molotov cocktail
nose to tail
prairie cocktail
prawn cocktail
rat tail
rat-tail
retail
shirt-tail
shrimp cocktail
sting in the tail
tail

Synonyms and antonyms of ducktail in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ducktail» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DUCKTAIL

Find out the translation of ducktail to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ducktail from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ducktail» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

翘尾
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cola de pato
570 millions of speakers

English

ducktail
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ducktail
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ducktail
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ducktail
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ducktail
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ducktail
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ducktail
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ducktail
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ducktail
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ダックテール
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

ducktail
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ducktail
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ducktail
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ducktail
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डकटेल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ördek kuyruğu
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ducktail
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ducktail
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ducktail
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

coadă de rață
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

φτερούγα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

eendstert
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ducktail
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ducktail
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ducktail

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DUCKTAIL»

The term «ducktail» is regularly used and occupies the 78.511 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DUCKTAIL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ducktail

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DUCKTAIL»

Discover the use of ducktail in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ducktail and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Ducktail and Lollipop: On the Farm
'Quack quack, I'm hungry, ' the little duckling said. Join new author Masumi Ward as she takes you on a wonderful journey of friendship. At first glance, Ducktail and Lollipop seem to have nothing in common.
Masumi Morishita Ward, 2009
2
In the Shadow of the Tokolosh
Johan received orders for Ducktail group to move well to the west, in front of the terr line of advance, 'Do not engage, I repeat do not engage.' Sunray Bravo was soon going to be sitting with the problem of what to do about the terrs using the ...
Conrad K, 2010
3
Mustang 2005: A New Breed of Pony Car
Originally, designers proposed a small ducktail spoiler as part of the rear fender and deck lid stampings for the car. "There was a whole lot of conversation about the philosophy of the ducktail," Erickson says. "If we were only doing the GT, ...
Matt Delorenzo, 2004
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Encyclopedia of Hair: A Cultural History
They slicked their hair back to form a "tail" at the base of the neck, a style that was known as the Argentine ducktail because it was thought to have originated in that country. These men, who often wore a style of clothing called the zoot suit, ...
Victoria Sherrow, 2006
5
Ultimate Hot Rod Dictionary: A-Bombs to Zoomies
Jeff Breitenstein. drop the clutch | ducktail spoiler drop the clutch, see pop the clutch drop the hammer v. To abruptly engage the engine power to a vehicle's driven wheels (most often refers to popping the clutch in a manual- transmission hot ...
Jeff Breitenstein
6
Jazz, Rock, and Rebels: Cold War Politics and American ...
Their hair was greased back and combed into ducktail plumes. The money that adolescents had available for their own personal use, though still small sums, was increasing rapidly in the mid- 1950s. During these years, the West German ...
Uta G. Poiger, 2000
7
Tales from a Free-range Childhood
The. Ducktail. Chapter 17 ... more the shorter it was. When I was about to go out in public and be in kindergarten each day, Mama gave up. One day, she told Daddy, “Take him on down to the barbershop and get his hair cut. Maybe. The Ducktail.
Donald Davis, 2011
8
Ford Mustang Buyer's & Restoration Guide, 1964 1/2 -2007
... took the place of the stock steel hood. Two side scoops took the place of the stock air extractors, while the side brake scoops were carried over from 1966. The rear deck lid formed a ducktail spoiler and the revised tail light panel housed  ...
Peter C. Sessler, Nilda Sessler, 2006
9
Pachucas and Pachucos in Tucson: Situated Border Lives
Then they had a ducktail back here with grease on it." Armando added, "vaselina, también. [Vaseline, too.] . . . Every hair had to be just exactly flat, with a ducktail. ... I had wings en el lado [on the side] . I had to comb it todo el tiempo [all the ...
Laura Lee Cummings, 2009
10
The Little Black Dress and Zoot Suits: Depression and ...
Depression and Wartime Fashions from the 193s to 195s Alison Behnke. James Dean wears his hair in a pompadour style while promoting his 1955 movie Rebel Without a Cause. In this film—Dean's bestTwo young men display their ducktail ...
Alison Behnke, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DUCKTAIL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ducktail is used in the context of the following news items.
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Banding together to change the status quo
This 29-year-old Londoner, who would look badass with a ducktail, has launched a crowdfunding campaign to rescue the Greek economy. «Independent Online, Jul 15»
2
BMW E92 M3 With 19-Inch Carbon Graphite Vorsteiner Wheels
The front of this M3 for example, features Vorsteiner's GTRS7 front bumper as well as the GTS-V rear diffuser. A prominent ducktail bootlid ... «GTspirit, Jul 15»
3
Ron Cherry: A '61 Corvette with the right stuff
It was the first year for an aluminum-case 4-speed, an aluminum radiator and the “ducktail” body with four taillights, a Corvette hallmark until ... «The Union of Grass Valley, Jul 15»
4
Porsche Boxster Spyder (2015) review
There's a real elegance to the bespoke aluminium rear deck, with its curving Speedster humps and 2.7 RS-style ducktail spoiler, certainly with ... «CAR Magazine, Jul 15»
5
Official: VAD Ferrari 458 Curseive GT3
... widened fenders, rear bumper, a rear diffuser and a track-inspired ducktail spoiler. All these components have been made from carbon fibre. «GTspirit, Jul 15»
6
Taking Your Work Home With You
... hood, sunroof delete roof panel and bumpers are all made from FRP, as is the ducktail spoiler – which is a crucial part of the RSR look. «Speedhunters, Jun 15»
7
Cookbook shows soul food can be healthy
Nunu's Demi Tasse short story club will discuss James Gordon Bennett's "The Perfect Mousse Ducktail" at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the art ... «Monroe News Star, Jun 15»
8
Porsche Cayman GT4 Spotted in Bright Red
Our favorite parts of this car include the large front splitter and the double spoiler at the back, with the GT style wing up top and the ducktail ... «Motorward, Jun 15»
9
2015 Lexus IS 250
There is a small ducktail at the rear of the trunk and prominent L-themed LED taillights. Twin exhausts exit through a faux venturi panel. «The Auto Channel, Jun 15»
10
Lakeside Park gets blast from the past with antique car show
Several young adults really got into the spirit with slicked back ducktail hairstyles, poodle skirts and saddle shoes that would have made the ... «Fond du Lac Reporter, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Ducktail [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ducktail>. Jan 2023 ».
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