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|Noun||1.||tyrannid - a passerine bird of the suborder Tyranni|
passeriform bird, passerine - perching birds mostly small and living near the ground with feet having 4 toes arranged to allow for gripping the perch; most are songbirds; hatchlings are helpless
New World flycatcher, tyrant bird, tyrant flycatcher, flycatcher - large American birds that characteristically catch insects on the wing
manakin - any of numerous small bright-colored birds of Central America and South America having short bills and elaborate courtship behavior
ovenbird - small brownish South American birds that build oven-shaped clay nests
ant bird, antbird - any of various dull-colored South American birds that feeding on ants some following army ant swarms
woodcreeper, wood-creeper, woodhewer, tree creeper - any of numerous South American and Central American birds with a curved bill and stiffened tail feathers that climb and feed like woodpeckers
pitta - any bird of the genus Pitta; brilliantly colored chiefly terrestrial birds with short wings and tail and stout bills
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