- any of several usually grayish-green leaf warblers, especially Phylloscopus trochilus, of Europe.
Origin of willow warbler
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The willow-warbler is a rather larger bird with a tinge of yellow in his plumage.
Three other tantalizing little members of this numerous tribe are the chiff-chaff, willow-warbler, and wood-warbler.
Ornithologists seem well agreed that the Willow-warbler's food consists entirely of insects.British Birds in their Haunts
Rev. C. A. Johns
- an Old World warbler, Phylloscopus trochilis, of Eurasian woodlands