bushtit

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bushtit active grey titmice of western North America
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Bushtit a small long-tailed titmouse of West America, building a large hanging-nest
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
M. E. busk, busch; from a Teut. root found in Ger. busch, Low L. boscus, Fr. bois.

Usage

In literature:

The Black-eared Bushtit is common in Coahuila.
"Birds from Coahuila, Mexico" by Emil K. Urban
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