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catbird

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noun cat·bird \ˈkat-ˌbərd\

Definition of catbird

  1. :  an American songbird (Dumetella carolinensis) that is dark gray in color with a black cap and reddish coverts under the tail and is related to the mockingbird



1709

First Known Use of catbird

1709



CATBIRD Defined for Kids

catbird

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noun cat·bird \ˈkat-ˌbərd\

Definition of catbird for Students

  1. :  a dark gray songbird that has a call like a cat's meow




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