sparrowish

adjective
spar·​row·​ish | \ ˈsparəwish, -rōi- also -per- \

Definition of sparrowish

: resembling or suggesting a sparrow

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Other Words from sparrowish

sparrowishness noun, plural -es

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“Sparrowish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sparrowish. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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