Definitions

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

  • n. See bobolink.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The bobolink.
  • n. One of several small Asiatic songbirds of the genera Schoenicola and Eurycercus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The bobolink.
  • n. One of several small Asiatic singing birds of the genera Schœnicola and Eurycercus; -- called also reed babbler.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The bobolink, Dclichonyx oryzivorus: so called in the late summer and early fall months, when the male has exchanged his black-and-buff dress for a plain yellowish streaked plumage like that of the female, and when it throngs the marshes in great flocks, becomes very fat, and is highly esteemed for the table.
  • n. A reed-warbler.

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

  • n. migratory American songbird
  • n. small European warbler that breeds among reeds and wedges and winters in Africa

Etymologies

reed +‎ bird (Wiktionary)

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