chiff-chaff definition

  • noun:
    • A species of European warbler (Sylvia hippolais); -- labeled as in addition chip-chap, and pettychaps.
    • a standard European bird of subfamily Sylviinæ or warblers, the Sylvia hippolais (Latham), S. rufa (Bechstein), now Phylloscopus rufus: a near relative associated with the willow-warbler and wood-warbler, which it a great deal resembles.
  • others:
    • To utter the notes associated with the chiff-chaff.

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