Definition of green pigeon in English:

green pigeon

Line breaks: green pi¦geon

noun

A fruit-eating pigeon with mainly green plumage occurring in the Old World tropics.
  • Genus Treron, family Columbidae: many species. See also fruit pigeon
More example sentences
  • Soon enough, there was some commotion among the birders as Nilo pointed out a flock of green pigeons.
  • The green pigeons are endemic to the Andaman islands.
  • Of the game birds, the species such as ducks, teals, sand grouses, quails, green pigeons, black-bucks etc. are commonly found in the district.

Definition of green pigeon in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day glee
Pronunciation: gliː
noun
great delight, especially from one's own good fortune…