Definition of 'birdsong'
Example sentences containing 'birdsong'
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I heard birdsong for the first time in years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He wakes up his wife at six in the morning to listen to the sound of birdsong. Times, Sunday Times (2008)When we stop we can hear birdsong. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The sound of the wheels would be the loudest thing heard above the birdsong. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Cities where only birdsong is heard will dull us to danger. Times, Sunday Times (2010)All you can hear is birdsong and church bells. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Their names are as evocative as the sound of birdsong on a summer's breeze. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is a mesmeric journey, the air rich with the sound of whooping birdsong. Times, Sunday Times (2012)After a lifetime of deafness she can now hear the beauty of music, birdsong and laughter. The Sun (2014)In moments of quiet, you could hear the birdsong in the trees. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We seemed to be alone, apart from the birdsong and the sound of a stream somewhere far below us. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Garden centres are filled with temptation, the days are getting longer and the cheery sound of birdsong is tempting us outside. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If they want to spend your life online you hardly need real trees and birdsong anyway: you might as well move to town. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Then I noticed that the air had suddenly become busy with the sound of birdsong. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In the morning, you'll hear birdsong. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Humans are capable of discerning music in birdsong, in traffic, in the hum of a computer. Times, Sunday Times (2010)All I could hear was birdsong and the mutterings of passing people who largely observed the serene sanctity of the area. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And at least it left me free to enjoy the treatments in peace, with just a gentle soundtrack of jazz, birdsong or classical music. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I go out to hear the birdsong, to see the bats, and to watch the light changing over the valley. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Used Occasionally. birdsong is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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