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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ear′ly bird`(n.)

  1. a person who rises at an early hour.

  2. a person who arrives before others.

Origin of early bird:

1885–90

Princeton's WordNet

  1. early bird(noun)

    a person who arrives early before others do

  2. early bird(noun)

    a person who gets up very early in the morning

Wiktionary

  1. early bird(Noun)

    A person who wakes early or arrives early, typically before most others.

  2. Origin: From the expression the early bird catches the worm.

Freebase

  1. Early Bird

    "Early Bird" is a science fiction short story written in 1973 by Theodore R. Cogswell and Theodore L. Thomas. The story was first published in Astounding: The John W Campbell Memorial Anthology. It takes place within the same universe as Cogswell's 1952 novel The Spectre General and features the character Major Kurt Dixon of the Imperial Space Marines.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

early bird

someone who gets up early or who acts before others do.

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