noun Ben·gal·ee \(ˈ)ben-¦gȯ-lē, (ˈ)beŋ-, -¦gä-\

Definition of Bengalee



  1. :  any of several small tropical songbirds commonly kept as cage birds: such as a :  cordon bleu b less commonly Bengalese \¦ben-gə-¦lēz, ¦beŋ-, -¦lēs\ play :  society finch

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Origin and Etymology of bengalee

from Bengali, Bengalee native of Bengal

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a trip made at another's expense

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