redbreast

noun red·breast \ ˈred-ˌbrest \

Definition of redbreast

1 : a bird (such as a robin) with a reddish breast
2 : a reddish-bellied sunfish (Lepomis auritus) of the eastern U.S. called also red-breasted bream

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First Known Use of redbreast

15th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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redbreast

noun red·breast \ ˈred-ˌbrest \

Definition of redbreast for Students

: a bird (as a robin) with a reddish breast


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