an Asian bird of the genus Gracula, of the starling family Sturnidae, especially G. religiosa, that has glossy black plumage and yellow neck wattles and is easily tamed and taught to mimic speech.
- Hill mynah
noun 1. a starling, Gracula religiosa, of S and SE Asia: a popular cage bird because of its ability to talk Also called Indian grackle
[hil-oh, hi-loh] /ˈhɪl oʊ, hɪˈloʊ/ interjection, noun, plural hillos, verb (used with or without object), hilloed, hilloing. 1. .
[hi-loh] /hɪˈloʊ/ interjection, noun, plural hilloas, verb (used with or without object), hilloaed, hilloaing. 1. .
[hil-uh k] /ˈhɪl ək/ noun 1. a small hill. /ˈhɪlək/ noun 1. a small hill or mound n. late 14c., hilloc “small hill” (c.1200 as a surname), from hill + Middle English diminutive suffix -oc. hillock hill·ock (hĭl’ək) n. A small protuberance or elevation, as from an organ, a tissue, or other structure.