Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A basin filled with water for birds to drink and bathe in.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A shallow basin, sometimes ornamental, filled with water for wild birds to drink from or bathe in.
  • n. Random, inconsequential amounts of residual water on a roof membrane.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an ornamental basin (usually in a garden) for birds to bathe in.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an ornamental basin (usually in a garden) for birds to bathe in

Etymologies

From bird +‎ bath. (Wiktionary)

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  • The ice in my birdbath is an inch thick this a.m. Sheesh, this is Florida?

    December 27, 2010