Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Avoid these words. Seriously.

scrub-bird

[skruhb-burd] /ˈskrʌbˌbɜrd/
noun
1.
either of two Australian passerine birds of the genus Atrichornis, related to the lyrebirds, having a loud voice and reduced powers of flight: A. clamosus is endangered.
Origin of scrub-bird
1865-1870
First recorded in 1865-70; scrub2 + bird
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for scrub-bird

Word Value for scrub

9
12
Scrabble Words With Friends