dickey bird


variants or dicky bird
: a small bird

Word History

First Known Use

1781, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of dickey bird was in 1781

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Cite this Entry

“Dickey bird.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dickey%20bird. Accessed 11 Dec. 2023.

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