dickey-bird

dickeybird

[dik-ee-burd]
noun
dickey1 ( def 4 ).

Origin:
1775–85; dickey1 + bird

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dickey-bird

noun
small bird; adults talking to children sometimes use these words to refer to small birds [syn: dickeybird
dickeybird

noun
small bird; adults talking to children sometimes use these words to refer to small birds 
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