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Definition of "red-crested" []

  • Having a red crest: as, the red-crested duck or pochard, Fuligula rufina.

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "red-crested" in a sentence
  • "There's no doubt the animal they photographed was the elusive red-crested tree rat, says Salaman."
  • "The nocturnal animal, the elusive red-crested tree rat, turned up just as Noble and Simon McKeown were heading off to bed, at 9:30 p.m. on May 4."
  • "By coincidence, his organization had helped fund a team that spent over a year looking for the red-crested tree rat in Columbia between 2007 and 2008."