A dove or pigeon with a ringlike mark on the neck, in particular.
- ● A captive or feral African collared dove (Streptopelia roseogrisea, family Columbidae). ● British The wood pigeon.
More example sentences
- The ringdove, or wood pigeon, is one of the species that are actually endangered because of hunting.
- He spied a Ringdove among the branches of an oak.
Definition of ringdove in:
- The British & World English dictionary