redwing

play
noun red·wing \ˈred-ˌwiŋ\

Definition of redwing

  1. 1 :  a European thrush (Turdus iliacus syn. T. musicus) having the underwing coverts red

  2. 2 :  red-winged blackbird

1657

First Known Use of redwing

1657


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up redwing? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

skillful, artistic, or intricate

Get Word of the Day daily email!