Definitions for veeryˈvɪər i
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a thrush, Catharus fuscescens, of northern U.S. and southern Canadian woodlands, with a distinctive, downward sliding song.
Origin of veery:
1830–40, Amer.; perh. imit.
veery, Wilson's thrush, Hylocichla fuscescens(noun)
tawny brown North American thrush noted for its song
An American thrush (Turdus fuscescens) common in the Northern United States and Canada.
an American thrush (Turdus fuscescens) common in the Northern United States and Canada. It is light tawny brown above. The breast is pale buff, thickly spotted with brown. Called also Wilson's thrush
The Veery is a small North American thrush species, a member of a group of closely related and similar species in the genus Catharus, also including the Gray-cheeked Thrush and Bicknell's Thrush.
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