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Princeton's WordNet

  1. loonnoun

    a worthless lazy fellow

    Synonyms:
    diver, addlehead, addle-head, birdbrain

  2. loon, divernoun

    large somewhat primitive fish-eating diving bird of the northern hemisphere having webbed feet placed far back; related to the grebes

    Synonyms:
    addlehead, diver, plunger, addle-head, underwater diver, frogman, birdbrain

  3. addle-head, addlehead, loon, birdbrainnoun

    a person with confused ideas; incapable of serious thought

    Synonyms:
    diver, addlehead, addle-head, birdbrain

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. loonnoun

    Synonyms:
    (Ornith.) Great northern diver (colymbus glacialis)

  2. loonnoun

    Synonyms:
    simpleton, fool, dunce

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "loon":

    huard, loons, loonie, diving, lung, dragon, pay, dive

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Loon":

    Amir Junaid Muhadith, Chauncey Lamont Hawkins, 'Loon' Chauncey Hawkins, Amir Junaid

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How to use loon in a sentence?

  1. Michelle Malkin:

    She was an untenured and unhinged loon whose anti-Semitic diatribes and barely literate social media rantings shamed Oberlin and all of American higher education.

  2. Michelle Malkin:

    Good riddance to Joy Karega, she was an untenured and unhinged loon whose anti-Semitic diatribes and barely literate social media rantings shamed Oberlin and all of American higher education.

  3. Joe Mucheru:

    The Loon team are still working out contracts and hopefully once that is done, we can be able to see almost every part of the country covered.

  4. Hendrik Willem Van Loon:

    Great Britain, an island off the Dutch coast, which is responsible for the happiness of fully one-quarter of the human race. Per: Van Loon's Geography, Copy-write 1932. Garden City Publishing, Copy-write 1937; Page-216.

  5. Brooke Bateman:

    ( The loon's) range is going to completely shift out of the US with climate change, so you'll no longer be able to go to that same place, and hear that bird call anymore.


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