Origin of oriole
Examples from the Web for oriole
The next day, he spent the morning at Memorial Stadium pouring cokes at an Oriole party for a hundred poor children.
Our oriole is an insectivorous bird, but in some localities it is very destructive in the August vineyards.Ways of Nature|John Burroughs
That bird is an oriole—the orange oriole; and there is another, the yellow oriole.Nat the Naturalist|G. Manville Fenn
The music rolled along like a sparkling river in sweet accompaniment with the oriole's leading violin.Gov. Bob. Taylor's Tales|Robert L. Taylor
He could color an oriole, but not the corolla of this queen of the woods.
If a man were ordered to erect a cradle up in a tree, he would, I imagine, construct it precisely as the oriole does its nest.Birds of the Plains|Douglas Dewar