a small wren, Cistothorus platensis, of the Americas, inhabiting wet, sedgy meadows.
- sedge family,
- sedge fly,
- sedge warbler,
- sedgwick, ellery,
Origin of sedge wren
First recorded in 1795–1805
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Examples from the Web for sedge wren
Sedge′-hen, a marsh-hen; Sedge′-war′bler, a reed-warbler, the sedge-wren.