meadowlark

meadowlark
UK [ˈmedəʊˌlɑː(r)k] / US [ˈmedoʊˌlɑrk] noun [countable]
Word forms "meadowlark":
singular meadowlark plural meadowlarks
a North American bird with a yellow breast, known for its sweet song

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  • meadowlark — meadowlark, meadow lark meadow lark . (Zo[ o]l.), Any species of {Sturnella}, a genus of North American songbirds allied to the starlings. The common species ({Sturnella magna}) has a yellow breast with a black crescent. Syn: lark. [1913 Webster… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • meadowlark — [mēd′ōlärk΄] n. pl. meadowlarks or meadowlark any of a genus (Sturnella, family Icteridae) of American passerine birds; esp., any of the yellow breasted North American species ( S. magna and S. neglecta) with a black, V shaped collar …   English World dictionary

  • Meadowlark — For other uses, see Meadowlark (disambiguation). Meadowlarks Eastern Meadowlark Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • meadowlark — /med oh lahrk /, n. any of several American songbirds of the genus Sturnella, of the family Icteridae, esp. S. magna (eastern meadowlark) and S. neglecta (western meadowlark), having a brownish and black back and wings and a yellow breast, noted… …   Universalium

  • meadowlark — /ˈmɛdoʊlak/ (say medohlahk) noun any of various common American songbirds of the genus Sturnella, family Fringillidae, especially the eastern meadowlark, S. magna, and western meadowlark, S. neglecta, both of which are robust, yellow breasted… …  

  • meadowlark — noun North American songbirds having a yellow breast • Syn: ↑lark • Hypernyms: ↑New World oriole, ↑American oriole, ↑oriole • Hyponyms: ↑eastern meadowlark, ↑Sturnella magna …   Useful english dictionary

  • meadowlark — pieviniai trupialai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Sturnella angl. meadowlark rus. луговой трупиал, m pranc. sturnelle, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – trupialiniai siauresnis terminas – didysis pievinis trupialas… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Meadowlark Lemon — Meadowlark shooting at an exhibition game on an aircraft carrier Born Meadow Lemon April 25, 1932 (1932 04 25) (age 79) …   Wikipedia

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  • Meadowlark (song) — Meadowlark is a song from the musical The Baker s Wife, with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. It has been performed by several famous Broadway singers such as Patti LuPone, Betty Buckley, Liz Callaway, Alice Ripley, and Sarah Brightman.[1]… …   Wikipedia

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