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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. one of a very extensive group of South American birds (Formicariid√¶), which live on ants. The family includes many species, some of which are called ant shrikes, ant thrushes, and ant wrens.
  • See Ant bird, under ant, n.

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

  • n. any of various dull-colored South American birds that feeding on ants some following army ant swarms


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