How to Pronounce loon?

Correct pronunciation for the word "loon" is [lˈuːn], [lˈuːn], [l_ˈuː_n].

"Loon" in context

Loons (Gavia immer) are a species of aquatic birds belonging to the family Gaviidae. Loons are most commonly found in fresh water lakes and ponds throughout North America, Europe, and parts of Asia.

Loons are characterized by their long, narrow beaks, a black and white patterned coloration, and large webbed feet. They are powerful swimmers and can dive up to 80 feet underwater in pursuit of their prey. Their diet consists mainly of small fish, aquatic invertebrates, and aquatic vegetation.


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