Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

pine warbler

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. a warbler, Dendroica pinus, inhabiting pine forests of the southeastern U.S.
Show More

Origin of pine warbler

An Americanism dating back to 1830–40
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for pine warbler

Historical Examples

  • After a long interval a pine-warbler uttered its lisping note.

    The Silent Places

    Steward Edward White

  • High above the others, the trill of the pine-warbler rings clear and sweet—a more resonant instrument surely.

    In the Open

    Stanton Davis Kirkham