flesh of quail; suitable for roasting or broiling if young; otherwise must be braised
small gallinaceous game birds
draw back, as with fear or pain;
"she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf"
- Suddenly the quail hunter threw his net over the remaining quails.
- But if you need a right quail, it has to be fleshly or it dries out too easily.
His eye..quails before so vast an outlook.出自： R. L. Stevenson
His keen and unpleasant glance travelled over them and made them quail beneath it.出自： E. Templeton
A weaker spirit might have quailed, or hid its head in the sand.出自： E. Eager