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n. - And of several small active brown birds of the northern hemisphere with short upright tails.

Usage examples (30)
  • I called the wren as well as I could, and he came nearer and nearer.
  • Nigel, my resident Carolina wren, is singing from his perch on the back fence.
  • Mr. Wilson remarks that they are much more numerous in this country than the common wren is in England.
  • The wren is a beautiful little bird, much smaller than the for more
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