Definitions

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

  • n. A small grayish bird (Auriparus flaviceps) of Mexico and the southwest United States, having a yellowish head and throat.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A small yellow-headed bird (Auriparus flaviceps) of Lower California, allied to the titmice; the goldtit.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small yellow-headed bird (Auriparus flaviceps) of Lower California, allied to the titmice; -- called also goldtit.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The gold tit, or yellow-headed titmouse, Auriparus flariceps, inhabiting parts of Arizona, California, and southward. It is 4½ inches long, of a grayish color with bright-yellow head. See tit and titmouse.

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

  • n. very small yellow-headed titmouse of western North America

Etymologies

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

French, bunting, from vert, green, from Old French verd; see verdant.

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Compare Spanish verdino ("bright green"), French verdin ("yellowhammer").

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