yellow-breasted chat

[ yel-oh-bres-tid ]
/ ˈyɛl oʊˌbrɛs tɪd /

noun

an American warbler, Icteria virens, having a yellow throat and breast and greenish-brown upper parts and noted for imitating the songs of other species.

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Origin of yellow-breasted chat

An Americanism dating back to 1720–30
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