lovebird

noun
love·​bird | \ ˈləv-ˌbərd How to pronounce lovebird (audio) \

Definition of lovebird

: any of various small usually gray or green parrots (especially genus Agapornis of Africa) that show great affection for their mates

First Known Use of lovebird

1595, in the meaning defined above

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lovebird

noun

English Language Learners Definition of lovebird

: a small usually gray or green bird that is a type of parrot
informal + humorous : people who are lovers : people who have a romantic relationship

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