Definition of "sunbird" []

  • Any small songbird of the family Nectariniidae, of tropical regions of the Old World, esp Africa, having a long slender curved bill and a bright plumage in the males (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "sunbird" in a sentence
  • "I heard they built a restaurant (the sunbird) on one out here in Colorado Springs."
  • "Olive-backed Sunbird, Cinnyris jugularis formerly, Nectarinia jugularis; protonym; Certhia jugularis, also known as the yellow-bellied sunbird, photographed at Langkawi, the Jewel of Kedah, Malaysia."
  • "For example, I could just as easily see the OP deciding to live permanently in MX and then sunbird back to Minneapolis."
  • "Other birds include: the endemic Seychelles bulbul Hypsipetes crassirostris, blue pigeon Alectroenas pulcherrima, Seychelles sunbird Nectarinia dussamieri, Seychelles kestrel Falco araea and an endemic cave-nesting swiftlet Collocalia francica elaphra."