titlark

[ tit-lahrk ]
/ ˈtɪtˌlɑrk /
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noun

any of several small, larklike birds, especially a pipit.

Nearby words

  1. titillating,
  2. titillation,
  3. titipounamu,
  4. titius-bode law,
  5. titivate,
  6. title,
  7. title catalog,
  8. title deed,
  9. title entry,
  10. title insurance

Origin of titlark

First recorded in 1660–70; tit1 + lark1

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British Dictionary definitions for titlark

titlark

/ (ˈtɪtˌlɑːk) /

noun

another name for the pipit, esp the meadow pipit (Anthus pratensis)

Word Origin for titlark

C17: from tit 1 + lark 1

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