Passerine vs Waggie - What's the difference?

passerine | waggie |


As nouns the difference between passerine and waggie

is that passerine is any bird of the order passeriformes, which comprises more than half of all bird species while waggie is (uk|dialect) the pied wagtail, a small passerine bird, , a subspecies of the white wagtail, found in britain and ireland.

As an adjective passerine

is of, or relating to a passerine or perching bird.

passerine

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • Any bird of the order Passeriformes, which comprises more than half of all bird species.
  • Synonyms

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    Adjective

    (-)
  • Of, or relating to a passerine or perching bird.
  • Anagrams

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    waggie

    English

    (wikipedia waggie) (White wagtail) (Motacilla alba)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (UK, dialect) The pied wagtail, a small passerine bird, , a subspecies of the white wagtail, found in Britain and Ireland.