kinglet

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noun king·let \ˈkiŋ-lət\

Definition of kinglet

  1. 1 :  a weak or petty king

  2. 2 :  any of several small birds (genus Regulus) that are related to the gnatcatchers

1603

First Known Use of kinglet

1603


KINGLET Defined for Kids

kinglet

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noun king·let \ˈkiŋ-lət\

Definition of kinglet for Students

  1. :  a small active bird especially of wooded areas


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