wren-tit

or wren·tit

[ ren-tit ]
/ ˈrɛnˌtɪt /
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noun

a small, brown bird, Chamaea fasciata, of the western U.S., resembling a wren and a titmouse, and having a long, tapered tail.

Nearby words

  1. wrecking crane,
  2. wrekin,
  3. wren,
  4. wren, christopher,
  5. wren, sir christopher,
  6. wrench,
  7. wrens,
  8. wrentit,
  9. wrest,
  10. wrest pin

Origin of wren-tit

An Americanism dating back to 1870–75

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