Definición de poor-will en inglés:

poor-will

Silabificación: poor-will
Pronunciación: /ˈpo͝or ˌwil
 
/
(also poorwill)

sustantivo

  • A small nightjar found mainly in central and western North America.
    • Three genera in the family Caprimulgidae: four species, in particular the common poor-will (Phalaenoptilus nuttallii), which hibernates in cold weather

Origen

late 19th century: imitative of its call.

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Palabra del día kerf
Pronunciación: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw