Redwing

Definition of Redwing

Red´wing`   Pronunciation: ~w?ng`
n.1.(Zool.) A European thrush (Turdus iliacus). Its under wing coverts are orange red. Called also redwinged thrush. (b) A North American passerine bird (Agelarius phŒniceus) of the family Icteridæ. The male is black, with a conspicuous patch of bright red, bordered with orange, on each wing. Called also redwinged blackbird, red-winged troupial, marsh blackbird, and swamp blackbird.

Related Words

Agelaius, Agelaius phoeniceus, blackbird, genus Agelaius, New World blackbird, red-winged blackbird
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