Pronunciation: bẽrd
n.1.Orig., a chicken; the young of a fowl; a young eaglet; a nestling; and hence, a feathered flying animal (see 2).
That ungentle gull, the cuckoo's bird.
- Shak.
The brydds [birds] of the aier have nestes.
- Tyndale (Matt. viii. 20).
2.(Zool.) A warm-blooded, feathered vertebrate provided with wings. See Aves.
3.Specifically, among sportsmen, a game bird.
4.Fig.: A girl; a maiden.
And by my word! the bonny bird
In danger shall not tarry.
- Campbell.
Arabian bird
the phenix.
Bird of Jove
the eagle.
Bird of Juno
the peacock.
Bird louse
(Zool.) a wingless insect of the group Mallophaga, of which the genera and species are very numerous and mostly parasitic upon birds. - Bird mite (Zool.), a small mite (genera Dermanyssus, Dermaleichus and allies) parasitic upon birds. The species are numerous.
Bird of passage
a migratory bird.
Bird spider
(Zool.) a very large South American spider (Mygale avicularia). It is said sometimes to capture and kill small birds.
Bird tick
(Zool.) a dipterous insect parasitic upon birds (genus Ornithomyia, and allies), usually winged.
v. i.1.To catch or shoot birds.
2.Hence: To seek for game or plunder; to thieve.
3.to watch birds, especially in their natural habitats, for enjoyment; to birdwatch.
Noun1.Birdbird - warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
2.bird - the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food
Synonyms: fowl
3.bird - informal terms for a (young) woman
Synonyms: dame, wench, chick, doll, skirt
4.Birdbird - a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
5.bird - badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers
Verb1.bird - watch and study birds in their natural habitat
Synonyms: birdwatch
To dream of a chirping and/or flying birds, represents joy, harmony, ecstasy, balance, and love. It denotes a sunny outlook in life. You will experience spiritual freedom and psychological liberation. It is almost as if a weight has been lifted off your shoulders. To dream of dead or dying birds, foretells a period of coming disappointments. You will find yourself worrying over problems that are constantly on your mind. To see bird eggs in your dream, symbolizes money. To see birds hatching in your dream, symbolizes delayed success. To see a bird nest in your dream, symbolizes independence, refuge and security. You need something to fall back on. Alternatively, it may signify a prosperous endeavour, new opportunities, and fortune.Bronx cheer, Jane, atomic warhead, avifauna, baby bird, bastard, biddy, bird of Jove, bird of Juno, bird of Minerva, bird of night, bird of passage, bird of prey, birdie, birdlife, birdy, bitch, boo, broad, bugger, cage bird, cat, catcall, chap, character, chick, cygnet, dame, diving bird, doll, dove, duck, eagle, eaglet, feller, fellow, fish-eating bird, fledgling, flightless bird, fowl, fruit-eating bird, fulmar, game bird, guided missile, guy, hen, hiss, hoot, insect-eating bird, jasper, joker, lad, migrant, migratory bird, minx, missile, nestling, nuclear warhead, oscine bird, owl, passerine bird, payload, peacock, peafowl, peahen, perching bird, pigeon, pooh, pooh-pooh, ratite, razz, rocket, sea bird, seed-eating bird, shore bird, skirt, songbird, squab, storm petrel, stormy petrel, stud, swan, thermonuclear warhead, tomato, torpedo, wading bird, war rocket, warbler, warhead, water bird, waterfowl, wench, wildfowl
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