warbling vireo


noun

a grayish-green American vireo, Vireo gilvus, characterized by its melodious warble.

Nearby words

  1. warbeck,
  2. warbeck, perkin,
  3. warble,
  4. warble fly,
  5. warbler,
  6. warburg,
  7. warburg, otto heinrich,
  8. warchalking,
  9. ward,
  10. ward eight

Origin of warbling vireo

An Americanism dating back to 1830–40

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