Definition of grassbird in English:

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Entry from British & World English dictionary


A brown streaked warbler frequenting long grass and reed beds.
  • Family Sylviidae: genus Megalurus of Australasia and Asia (also called marshbird), and Sphenoeacus afer of southern Africa.
Example sentences
  • The LIttle Grassbird is found in swamps and marshes, preferring thick reed beds, and will occur in temporary wetlands after rains.
  • I did indeed take the shot of the Little Grassbird with the 50-500 lens.
  • I will show Shortwing and Grassbird," he declared, with familiar confidence. To us this was a tempting invite.

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