Definition of dickcissel
: a common migratory black-throated finch (Spiza americana of the family Cardinalidae) of the central U.S.
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Birds known as the dickcissel will perch on plant stalks and chirp — dick dick cissel — over and over again until most humans have had enough.
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Origin and Etymology of dickcissel
First Known Use: 1886See Words from the same year
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