pochard

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Apparently originally from poach +‎ -ard.

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈpəʊtʃəd/, /ˈpɒtʃəd/

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pochard (plural pochards)

  1. Any of various diving ducks of the subfamily Aythyinae, especially the common pochard, Aythya ferina.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From poche +‎ -ard.

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pochard m (plural pochards)

  1. (colloquial) drunk, drunkard

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