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red′ bird′


n. Slang.
[1965–70]

red•bird

(ˈrɛdˌbɜrd)

n.
any of various birds that have red plumage, as the cardinal or scarlet tanager.
[1660–70]
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She threw herself wholeheartedly on her niece's side when it became a question between a crimson or a brown linsey-woolsey dress, and went through a memorable struggle with her sister concerning the purchase of a red bird for Rebecca's black felt hat.
There was now a covey of red birds feeding on one of the little islets to the left, or again a blue-green parrot flew shrieking from tree to tree.
Red Bird, from the film franchise, will leave his nest to greet visitors at intu Merry Hill on Friday.
Gertrude signed the series with a new self-given name, Zitkala-Sa (Red Bird, in Lakota), signifying her cultural and spiritual rebirth.
1 red bird's-eye chile pepper, sliced, plus more for optional garnish
INGREDIENTS: (Serves 2) 1 x 400ml tin of coconut milk, 200ml chicken stock (or 1 chicken stock pot/cube dissolved in 200ml boiling water), 2tbsp fish sauce, 2tbsp grated ginger, 1tbsp grated garlic (about 4 cloves), 1tsp brown sugar, 2tsp white pepper, 2 lemongrass stalks, (fresh is better, dried is fine), 2 limes, 200g kale, bunch of coriander, bunch of spring onions, 2 red bird's eye chillies, 200g jasmine rice, 200g cooked and peeled prawns METHOD: 1.
New York, NY, November 03, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Melodia Women's Choir of NYC, led by artistic director Cynthia Powell, is thrilled to present as part of the program Where Shadow Chases Light the world premiere performance of Red Bird, a tribute to Native-American musician, writer and activist Zitkala-?a (1876-1938), from London-based composer and winner of Melodia's 2017 Women Composer Commission Cevanne Horrocks-Hopayian.
There is a comfortingly supernatural strand in which Leigh's mother, in the shape of a red bird, visits her and provides a trail of memories and new understanding which will sustain her.
The seized wild animals, with an estimated market value of P50 million, are composed of 106 sulfur-crested cockatoos, 26 Moluccan cockatoos, 23 black palm cockatoo, 17 black-capped lories, 16 rainbow lories, seven red bird of paradise, three large fig parrot, two wallaby, 110 sugar glider and three emu.
He befriends a little red bird whose mother leaves it behind when it doesn't learn to fly quickly enough.
Kate Rademacher; FOLLOWING THE RED BIRD; Light Messages (Nonfiction: Autobiography & Memoir) 18.99 ISBN: 9781611532234