English version

pipit in Birds topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpipitpip‧it /ˈpɪpɪt/ noun [countable]  HBBa small brown or grey singing bird
Examples from the Corpus
pipitThey look a bit like our familiar meadow pipit apart from the chestnut colour of the throat.We stood on the cliff top to welcome them, swallows and house martins, meadow pipits and skylarks.On the open moorland you might see meadow pipits and wheatears.In Britain the main hosts are the reed warbler, meadow pipit, dunnock and pied wagtail.Without doubt, everyone agreed, this extraordinary display proved it to be a tree pipit.Some one recognised a tree pipit - by its jizz.