wood warbler
noun Date: 1817 warbler 2b

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Wood warbler — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wood warbler — Warbler War bler, n. 1. One who, or that which, warbles; a singer; a songster; applied chiefly to birds. [1913 Webster] In lulling strains the feathered warblers woo. Tickell. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small Old… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wood warbler — ☆ wood warbler n. WARBLER (sense 2) …   English World dictionary

  • wood warbler — 1. warbler (def. 2). 2. a yellowish green European warbler, Phylloscopus sibilatrix. [1810 20] * * * Any of about 120 species of lively North and Central American songbirds in the family Parulidae. Wood warblers superficially resemble the true… …   Universalium

  • Wood Warbler — This article refers to the Eurasian leaf warbler. For American wood warblers, see New World warbler. Taxobox name = Wood Warbler status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo =… …   Wikipedia

  • Wood Warbler — žalioji pečialinda statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Phylloscopus sibilatrix angl. Wood Warbler vok. Waldlaubsänger …   Paukščių anatomijos terminai

  • wood warbler — žalioji pečialinda statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Phylloscopus sibilatrix angl. wood warbler vok. Waldlaubsänger, m rus. пеночка трещотка, f pranc. pouillot siffleur, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas – pečialindos …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • wood warbler — wood′ war bler n. orn warbler 1) • Etymology: 1810–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • wood warbler — noun 1. small bright colored American songbird with a weak unmusical song • Syn: ↑New World warbler • Hypernyms: ↑warbler • Hyponyms: ↑parula warbler, ↑northern parula, ↑Parula americana …   Useful english dictionary

  • wood warbler — noun 1》 a yellow breasted warbler found in woodland, with a trilling song. [Phylloscopus sibilatrix.] 2》 any of the North American warblers. [Family Parulidae.] …   English new terms dictionary

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