camp robber

camp robber

noun Chiefly Northern U.S. and Western Canada.

Origin:
1885–90; so called from its habit of pilfering food from campsites

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camp robber

noun
a jay of northern North America with black-capped head and no crest; noted for boldness in thievery [syn: Canada jay
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