Connecticut warbler

  1. a North American wood warbler, Oporornis agilis, olive-green above with a gray head and throat and yellow below.

Origin of Connecticut warbler

An Americanism dating back to 1805–15

Words Nearby Connecticut warbler Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Connecticut warbler in a sentence

  • In movement and attitude they made me think often of the Connecticut warbler, although when startled they took a higher perch.

    Spring notes from Tennessee | Bradford Torrey