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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - North American songbird whose call resembles a cat's mewing; Any of various birds of the Australian region whose males build ornamented structures resembling bowers in order to attract females.

Usage examples (38)
  • Miller sits in catbird's seat
  • USATODAY. com - Miller sits in catbird's seat
  • Red's perch in the pressbox was "the catbird seat."
  • WILKERSON: And yet, Iran is now in the catbird seat. for more
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