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