lavrock

noun
lav·​rock | \ ˈlāv-rək How to pronounce lavrock (audio) , ˈlav- How to pronounce lavrock (audio) \
variants: or laverock \ ˈla-​və-​rək How to pronounce lavrock (audio) \

Definition of lavrock

chiefly Scotland
: lark

First Known Use of lavrock

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lavrock

Middle English laverok, from Old English lāwerce

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“Lavrock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lavrock. Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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