Examples from the Web for bluebird
His first recordings were a classic case of trying too hard, aping the Bluebird beat.The Stacks: How Leonard Chess Helped Make Muddy Waters|Alex Belth|August 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Initially, Bluebird was to be a so-called “defensive” program.What Cold War CIA Interrogators Learned from the Nazis|Annie Jacobsen|February 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rayna and her ex, Deacon, perform one of their old love duets at the Bluebird.Emmys 2013: Connie Britton Picks Her Favorite ‘Nashville’ Moments|Connie Britton|August 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Ardent birders will devote hours to spot that elusive cardinal or bluebird.‘The Central Park Effect’ Explores the Magical Power of Birding|Rebecca Dana|July 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Buffalo Springfield, I want to learn [sings]—“Listen to my bluebird sing.”Judy Collins's New Book: Suicide, Alcoholism, Nude Photos, and More|Joseph Finder|December 3, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Six years you have decided my fate, when the first bluebird came, and you've been true blue every time.The Harvester|Gene Stratton Porter
Why should we be elated that we can recognize a bluebird by his flight, and ashamed of knowing our neighbor's old bay by his gait?The Jonathan Papers|Elisabeth Woodbridge Morris
No bird has insinuated himself into our affections more deeply than the bluebird.
"Yes, sir, and hurried right on to have his house ready for you," said the Bluebird.The Hollow Tree and Deep Woods Book|Albert Bigelow Paine
February 24—The bluebird, "angel of the spring," arrives; also the song-sparrow.
British Dictionary definitions for bluebird
Word Origin and History for bluebird
also blue-bird, North American warbler-like bird, 1680s, from blue (1) in reference to its plumage + bird (n.1). Figurative use in bluebird of happiness is from 1909 play romance "l'Oiseau bleu," literally "The Blue Bird," by Belgian dramatist and poet Maurice Maeterlinck (1862-1949).