bird-watch

or bird·watch

[ burd-woch ]
/ ˈbɜrdˌwɒtʃ /

verb (used without object)

to identify wild birds and observe their actions and habits in their natural habitat as a recreation.

Origin of bird-watch

First recorded in 1945–50; back formation from bird watcher

Related forms

bird-watch·ing, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019