Don't get your hackles up.
vulturina of Zanzibar, conspicuous by the bright blue in its plumage, the hackles that adorn the lower part of its neck, and its long tail.
The removal of the post is also raising hackles across the globe.
An infantry battalion wearing red hackles has occupied the field, and in our house there is a brigade HQ.
Not surprisingly, this letter raised a few angry hackles.
But don't let your skeptical hackles put you off at this point, as there are real records here.
hackles rise and its wholesale humiliation is the least I will settle for.
The neck and saddle hackles should be dark orange, matching in color when the head is turned to the tail.
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