weaverbird

noun
weav·​er·​bird | \ ˈwē-vər-ˌbərd How to pronounce weaverbird (audio) \

Definition of weaverbird

Examples of weaverbird in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

Darting clusters of weaverbirds filled the camel thorn branches above us. Stanley Stewart, Condé Nast Traveler, "Going Off-Grid in Namibia," 21 Dec. 2018

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'weaverbird.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of weaverbird

1826, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about weaverbird

Statistics for weaverbird

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for weaverbird

The first known use of weaverbird was in 1826

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on weaverbird

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with weaverbird

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about weaverbird

Comments on weaverbird

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

WORD OF THE DAY

food or victuals

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!