Definition of leaf warbler in English:

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leaf warbler

noun

A small, slender Old World songbird with a brown or greenish back and whitish or yellowish underparts.
  • Genus Phylloscopus, family Sylviidae: many species, including the chiffchaff.
Example sentences
  • Forays off the beaten path led me to a common stonechat, a white wagtail, a plain leaf warbler, and a number of species in the shrike family.

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Syllabification: leaf war·bler

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