ouzel

noun ou·zel \ˈü-zəl\

Definition of ouzel

  1. 1 a :  blackbird 1a b :  ring ouzel

  2. 2 :  dipper 2

Variants of ouzel

less commonly

\ˈü-zəl\

Origin and Etymology of ouzel

Middle English ousel, from Old English ōsle — more at merle


First Known Use: before 12th century


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