Definition of 'budgerigar'
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Example sentences containing 'budgerigar'
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She has no one to advise her and his Army pay as a PoW hardly feeds the budgerigar. TANK OF SERPENTS (2002)The word budgerigar appears to be derived from the name given to the bird by Australia's Aboriginal people. SPIX'S MACAW: THE RACE TO SAVE THE WORLD'S RAREST BIRD (2002)
A beautiful day; the budgerigar had long gone, but other birds trilled and twittered fearlessly, silenced only during the actual battle. THE THORN BIRDS (2002)
Trends of 'budgerigar'
Used Rarely. budgerigar is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'budgerigar'
British English: budgerigar /ˈbʌdʒərɪˌɡɑː/ NOUN
Budgerigars are small, brightly-coloured birds from Australia.
- American English: budgerigar
- Arabic: بَبَغاء
- Brazilian Portuguese: periquito australiano
- Chinese: 相思鹦鹉
- Croatian: australska papigica
- Czech: andulka
- Danish: undulat
- Dutch: grasparkiet
- European Spanish: periquito
- Finnish: undulaatti
- French: perruche
- German: Wellensittich
- Greek: παπαγαλάκι
- Italian: pappagallino
- Japanese: セキセイインコ
- Korean: 잉꼬
- Norwegian: undulat
- Polish: papużka falista
- European Portuguese: periquito australiano
- Romanian: peruș
- Russian: волнистый попугайчик
- Spanish: periquito
- Swedish: undulat
- Thai: นกขนาดเล็กตระกูลเดียวกับนกแก้ว
- Turkish: muhabbet kuşu
- Ukrainian: хвилястий папуга
- Vietnamese: chim vẹt đuôi dài ở Úc
Definition of budgerigar from the Collins English Dictionary
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