cockbird


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cockbird

(ˈkɒkˌbɜːd)
n
a male bird
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Sure enough the first shot dusted a plump cockbird at about 20 yards.
We all know of the "shocking eruption" of a gaudy cockbird, even though our entire premise of pheasant hunting is to encounter just such a flush.
That's a cockbird," said Camilla, as if that explained everything.