Definition of lovebird
: any of various small usually gray or green parrots (especially genus Agapornis of Africa) that show great affection for their mates
Examples of lovebird in a Sentence
I think I'll leave you two lovebirds alone for a while.
Recent Examples of lovebird from the Web
Yesterday, Gawker.com reported the lovebirds were kissing at Bowlmor Lanes.
Friends threw a couple’s shower, where the lovebirds were gifted a custom monogrammed bags game set.
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First Known Use of lovebird
LOVEBIRD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lovebird for English Language Learners
: a small usually gray or green bird that is a type of parrot
lovebirds : people who are lovers : people who have a romantic relationship
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