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noun, plural rookeries.
a breeding place or colony of gregarious birds or animals, as penguins and seals.
a colony of rooks.
a place where rooks congregate to breed.
a crowded tenement house.
noun (pl) -eries
a group of nesting rooks
a clump of trees containing rooks’ nests

a breeding ground or communal living area of certain other species of gregarious birds or mammals, esp penguins or seals
a colony of any such creatures

(archaic) an overcrowded slum tenement building or area of housing
A place where certain birds or animals, such as crows, penguins, and seals, gather to breed.


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