from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of whydah.
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- n. Alternative spelling of whydah.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as whidah-bird.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. mostly black African weaverbird
As they went on, the boys noticed the abundance of the pretty little whidah bird, a lovely little creature, about the size of a lark, but with a tail of such enormous length that in a breeze the power of the wind upon the tail drives the bird to take flight into shelter, so that it shall not be blown away.