noun bird·lime \ˈbərd-ˌlīm\

Definition of BIRDLIME

:  a sticky substance usually made from the bark of a holly (Ilex aquifolium) that is smeared on twigs to snare small birds
:  something that ensnares
birdlime transitive verb

First Known Use of BIRDLIME

15th century


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May 23, 2015
debouch Hear it
to emerge or cause to emerge
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