follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

red-headed woodpecker

noun
1.
a black and white North American woodpecker, Melanerpes erythrocephalus, having a red head and neck.
Origin
1720-1730
1720-30, Americanism
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for red-headed woodpecker

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for red

4
4
Scrabble Words With Friends