Anthropomorphic Nouns

Explaining things that come out of Washington

How would you describe different groups of animals?


We’re all familiar with a Herd of Cows
Anthropomorphic Nouns - Herd of Cows

a Flock of Chickens
Anthropomorphic Nouns - Flock of Chickens

a School of Fish
Anthropomorphic Nouns - School of Fish

a Gaggle of Geese
Anthropomorphic Nouns - Gaggle of Geese

a Pride of Lions
Anthropomorphic Nouns - Pride of Lions

a Murder of Crows
Anthropomorphic Nouns - Murder of Crows

an Exaltation of Doves
Anthropomorphic Nouns - Exaltation of Doves

a Parliament of Owls
Anthropomorphic Nouns - Parliament of Owls

Now consider a group of Baboons
Anthropomorphic Nouns - group of Baboons

Baboons are the loudest, most dangerous,
most obnoxious, most viciously aggressive and
least intelligent of all primates.
And what is the proper collective noun for a
group of baboons?
Believe it or not... a Congress!

a Congress of Baboons
Anthropomorphic Nouns - Congress of Baboons

That pretty much explains the things that
come out of Washington

see also   Animal  &  Government  Sections
Animal Groups

 

A Frayed Knot

Oxford Comma

Sail Flight

Quit Your Wining

Practice Safe Text

Stylish Butcher

Milkshake Diet

Beginner's Billiards

Piano Shelves

Faster, My Noble Steed!

Motel Hunters

Ice Climbing Building

Daily Trivia C

Oxford Style

Fairy Soap

Throwaway Sport Paper

Young At Heart

Like No Udder

Love Thy Neighbour

Good To The Last Drop
Full list of creditsFacebookTwitterDiggStumbleUponDelicious

Voted #1 Humor Site

25-Jun-2017