baby bird


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.baby bird - young bird not yet fledgedbaby bird - young bird not yet fledged    
young bird - a bird that is still young
Translations

baby bird

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References in classic literature ?
One of his poems tells how Cowper scolded his spaniel Beau for killing a little baby bird "not because you were hungry," says the poet, "but out of naughtiness.
Father used to say that when they have their baby birds to look after, they are as fierce as eagles.
Paleontologists have discovered the fossilized remains of an ancient baby bird that lived about 127 million years ago.
Trapped inside it was a fossilized baby bird that existed during the time of dinosaurs.
It fell on to the ground and I saw something wriggling, and looking closer I realised there was a nest on top of it and inside it was a baby bird.
Soon a baby bird becomes part of their loving family.
The drama happens when a baby bird in its nest is in the path of the tractor as it ploughs ahead churning the earth in neat furrows.
First, the baby bird could carry diseases they may transmit to people, and second, the baby's mom or dad might be nearby.
The baby bird had been standing in the nest strengthening its wings when it fell backwards and was not strong enough to correct itself.
His parents and best friend are sympathetic, but it's the example of a baby bird getting ready to leave the nest that finally gives Duane the courage to make a speech in the cafeteria about what he's going through and ask for forbearance.
In addition to Emanuel Schongut's lovely illustrations, "Christmas Eve Blizzard" is enhanced for young readers with a Spanish/English glossary for the Spanish words that appear in the text of the story, as well as fun facts about birds (and cardinals in particular), information on making a bird-friendly backyard habitat, easy bird feeder crafts for Christmas and year round, information on what to do if the young reader were to find an injured or orphaned baby bird, and even cardinal numbers and math games
A very small baby bird has fallen from its nest in a tree in my backyard.