Meaning of figbird in English:

figbird

noun

  • A gregarious fruit-eating Australasian bird of the oriole family, the male of which has a green back and a yellow or green breast.

    Sphecotheres viridis, family Oriolidae; formerly treated as several species

    ‘The Figbird is a locally nomadic bird which roams in search of native and cultivated fruits and figs.’
    ‘Figbirds feed in flocks, often of around 20 birds that are prepared to fly to isolated trees that are suitable for foraging.’

Pronunciation

figbird

/ˈfɪɡbəːd/