Definition of heron in English:
A large fish-eating wading bird with long legs, a long S-shaped neck, and a long pointed bill.
- Family Ardeidae (the heron family): several genera and numerous species, including the great blue heron (Ardea herodias)
- The Cattle Egret is a small heron, usually found near grazing mammals.
- Unlike most herons, the Green Heron does not typically nest in large colonies.
- It was one of the trees that often allowed a heron or egret a perch during the summer, but they were all gone now.
Words that rhyme with heronperron
Definition of heron in:
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