Any of various small insectivorous songbirds of several genera, especially of the genus Vireo, found throughout the Americas and having grayish or greenish plumage.
The definition of a quail is a small, short-tailed game bird.
A garment hanging from the waist and worn especially by women and girls.
The act of swallowing.
A chess piece that may move in a straight line over any number of empty squares in a rank or file.
Any of various similar birds
Any of several large wading birds (family Threskiornithidae) with long legs and a long, slender, curved bill, found chiefly in tropical regions, as the sacred ibis of the Nile (Threskiornis aethiopica)
(Horses) An extinct breed of horse native to the British Isles, also known as the Irish Hobby
An act or instance of flickering
A representation of an eagle used as an emblem or insignia.
A small North American quail (Colinus virginianus) having markings of brown and white on a gray body; partridge
A tropical American cuckoo bird (genus Crotophaga), generally black, with a long tail
The definition of a partridge is a plump game bird.
An individual of specified character:
(Chiefly British) A person of odd or grotesque appearance or dress.
(Slang) A person, especially one thought of as peculiar.
A wild game bird, such as a duck, goose, or quail.
Any of a family (Tetraonidae) of gallinaceous game birds with a round, plump body, feathered legs, feather-covered nostrils, and mottled feathers, as the ruffed grouse or sage grouse
A migratory European shorebird (Scolopax rusticola) with short legs and a long bill, of the same family (Scolopacidae) as snipe: it is hunted as game
Any such nocturnal bird, as the owl
A waterbird, especially a swimming bird.
A sharp sibilant sound similar to a sustained s.
A sound suggesting the cry of an owl, especially the sound of a horn.
A sound uttered to show contempt, scorn, or disapproval.
(Slang) A derisive or contemptuous sound made by vibrating the extended tongue and the lips while exhaling.
Any similar toy made to resemble a nonhuman character as from television, cartoons, etc.
(--- Australian) An exceptionally swift kangaroo.
The definition of a wren is a small songbird with a long bill and short wings.
Any of various similar birds of other families, such as the Java sparrow.
(Mythology) A bird in Egyptian mythology that lived in the desert for 500 years and then consumed itself by fire, later to rise renewed from its ashes.
A young bird that has left the nest and has usually acquired flight feathers, but is often not yet able to fly.
The definition of an airplane is a type of aircraft that is characterized by being heavier than air, driven by propellers and jets and having wings which keep it in the air.
The definition of an owl is a nocturnal bird of prey with forward-facing eyes and a hooded beak.
Any of various birds; esp., any of a domesticated breed of pigeon
(Obs.) A person who shares; partner or accomplice
Any of various wild or domesticated waterbirds of the family Anatidae, and especially of the genera Anser, Branta, and Chen, characteristically having a shorter neck than that of a swan and a shorter, more pointed bill than that of a duck.
(--- loosely) Any of various other birds of prey, as falcons and ospreys
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