[am-uh-duh-vat] Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for amadavat

Historical Examples of amadavat

  • It takes an amadavat a long time to learn that it is safe in its cage.

    Jungle Folk

    Douglas Dewar

  • The nutmeg bird or spotted munia (Uroloncha punctulata) is second only to the amadavat as an aviary favourite.

    Birds of the Plains

    Douglas Dewar

  • The nest of this little bird is more loosely put together and more globular than that of the amadavat.

British Dictionary definitions for amadavat


  1. another name for avadavat
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