follow Dictionary.com

Are yams and sweet potatoes the same?

lovebird

[luhv-burd] /ˈlʌvˌbɜrd/
noun
1.
any of various small parrots, especially of the genus Agapornis, of Africa, noted for the affection shown one another and often kept as pets.
2.
lovebirds, a pair of lovers, especially a married couple who show very close mutual love and concern.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for lovebirds

lovebird

/ˈlʌvˌbɜːd/
noun
1.
any of several small African parrots of the genus Agapornis, often kept as cage birds
2.
another name for budgerigar
3.
(informal) a lover: the lovebirds are in the garden
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Slang definitions & phrases for lovebirds

lovebirds

noun

Lovers: the two lovebirds (1911+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for lovebird

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for lovebirds

15
18
Scrabble Words With Friends