As a buzzard scents carrion, other cowboys anticipated sport, and a group soon gathered.
The jury had listened to the buzzard's harangue, with their eyes, not with their ears.
The buzzard is now so far away, sir, that Im not quite sure whether I can see her signal mast or not.
Pity they didn't get that buzzard and hang him, isn't it, sir?
Never do the soaring vultures—elsewhere so characteristic of Spanish skies—catch ones eye, and very rarely an eagle or buzzard.
Turkey buzzard put it on and strutted up and down the forest.
The truth of the matter was, as Mammy Susan used to say, Mabel would rather be a "king among buzzards than a buzzard among kings."
Well, they killed a wild turkey and a buzzard, the latter good for naught.
But the buzzard was not the only pet the priest had to look after.
The buzzard was outside the door making music on his violin.
c.1300, from Old French buisart "buzzard, harrier, inferior hawk," from buson, buison, from Latin buteonem (nominative buteo) a kind of hawk, perhaps with -art suffix for one that carries on some action or possesses some quality, with derogatory connotation (see -ard).