Origin of towhee
Examples from the Web for towhee
Two eggs of the cowbird and two or three of the towhee in a nest are common.
In neighborly association with the brown thrush is the towhee bunting, or chewink.
The Chewink, or Towhee, called Nahl-tse, was instrumental in procuring the first fire.California Athabascan Groups|Martin A. Baumhoff
The unmelodious call of a flicker in the pine-tree, and a towhee singing in the distance.Applied Psychology for Nurses|Mary F. Porter
Still another musician who delights to take liberties with his score is the towhee bunting, or chewink.