Share this entry
yellowthroat Syllabification: yel·low·throat
Pronunciation: /ˈyelōˌTHrōt/

Definition of yellowthroat in English:


A small American warbler with a bright yellow throat.
  • Genus Geothlypis, subfamily Parulinae, family Emberizidae: several species
Example sentences
  • Common yellowthroats are socially monogamous warblers that exhibit strong sexual dimorphism.
  • Along with more redstarts and yellowthroats, we spotted a waterthrush, presumably Northern.
  • Sure enough, on closer inspection, I saw not only these four warblers, but the common yellowthroat as well.
Definition of yellowthroat in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources