from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See towhee.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A bird, Pipilo erythrophthalmus, the Eastern towhee.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An american bird (Pipilo erythrophthalmus) of the Finch family, so called from its note; -- called also rufous-sided towhee, towhee, towhee bunting and ground robin.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name of the towhee bunting, Pipilo erythrophthalmus, a fringilline bird of the United States. Also called ground-robin and marsh-robin.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. common towhee of eastern North America
Imitative of its call.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)