from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See pipit.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Anthus pratensis, the meadow pipit, a songbird
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Any one of numerous small spring birds belonging to Anthus, Corydalla, and allied genera, which resemble the true larks in color and in having a very long hind claw; especially, the European meadow pipit (Anthus pratensis).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A small lark-like bird; hence, specifically, in ornithology, a titling; a pipit; any bird of the genus Anthus or subfamily Anthinæ (see these words, and pipit).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a songbird that lives mainly on the ground in open country; has streaky brown plumage
tit-, as in tit(mouse) + lark1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
tit + lark (Wiktionary)