missel thrush

missel thrush



Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To missel thrush
World English Dictionary
missel thrush (ˈmɪsəl)
a variant spelling of mistle thrush

mistle thrush or missel thrush (ˈmɪsəl)
a large European thrush, Turdus viscivorus, with a brown back and spotted breast, noted for feeding on mistletoe berries
[C18: from Old English mistelmistletoe]
missel thrush or missel thrush
[C18: from Old English mistelmistletoe]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature