Alma Hitchcock, the times I saw her, was a frail, birdlike woman who looked angry about her infirmity.
Suddenly there was the sound of a voice singing loud and clear with birdlike trills, as triumphant as a lark's song to the dawn.
This resemblance was furthered by the fact that the man's profile was birdlike.
He started; his face was a shield's welcome to the birdlike applicant for admission.
The birdlike features which had begun to relax hardened once more.
Her respect for the strange, the birdlike man from Down-Under skyrocketed.
Little jets of laughter bubbled from her round, birdlike throat.
So much science, taste, birdlike sweetness, and brilliancy had never before been united in an English singer.
Next, bright, shining, birdlike eyes were smiling at him—Mrs. Kukor!
Swan whistled the dog to him with a peculiar, birdlike note and called to Lone.