honeycreeper

[huhn-ee-kree-per]
noun
  1. any of several small, usually brightly colored birds, related to the tanagers and wood warblers, of tropical and semitropical America.
  2. Hawaiian honeycreeper.

Origin of honeycreeper

First recorded in 1880–85; honey + creeper
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