hedge-sparrow definition

  • noun:
    • a little European warbler, Accentor modularis, resembling a sparrow in color and frequenting hedges. Also called hedge-accentor, hedge-chanter, hedge-chat, hedge-mike, hedge-spick, hedge-spurgie, and hedge-warbler. See Accentor, 2 .
    • a classic book-name for the Jamaican guit-guit or rufous-throated tanager, Glossiptila ruficollis. G. Edwards.
    • Some other hedge-bird, said to be a sparrow.

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