tomtit


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tom·tit

 (tŏm′tĭt′)
n.
A small bird, such as a titmouse.

tomtit

(ˈtɒmˌtɪt)
n
(Animals) Brit any of various tits, esp the bluetit

tom•tit

(ˈtɒmˌtɪt)

n.
a titmouse.
[1700–10; Tom (Thumb) + tit1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tomtit - widely distributed European titmouse with bright cobalt blue wings and tail and crown of the headtomtit - widely distributed European titmouse with bright cobalt blue wings and tail and crown of the head
titmouse, tit - small insectivorous birds
genus Parus, Parus - type genus of the family Paridae
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I do hate to see a tall, stout fellow so sniveling like a girl of fourteen over a dead tomtit.
might take a horse, or a canary, or a tomtit if he chose, and that was accord and satisfaction [since the obligor was under no pre-existing duty to deliver the horse, canary, or tomtit]; but by a most extraordinary peculiarity of the English Common Law, he could not take 19s.
Gavin expertly slipped his index finger between the little bird feet and the wooden bar they curled about, all the while cooing, "Come on budgie, come on tomtit.