What is another word for oriole?

122 synonyms found


[ ˈɔːɹɪˌə͡ʊl], [ ˈɔːɹɪˌə‍ʊl], [ ˈɔː_ɹ_ɪ__ˌəʊ_l]

The oriole is a beautiful bird known for its vibrant colors and sweet song. However, there are several different types of birds that are often confused with orioles. The Baltimore oriole is the most well-known species, but there are also orchard orioles, hooded orioles, Altamira orioles, and more. Other birds with similar coloring include yellow-breasted chats, goldfinches, and tanagers. Some birds also have similar behaviors, such as the scarlet tanager and the summer tanager, which both feed on fruit and insects in the treetops. Despite their differences, all of these birds are stunning to watch in flight and their songs are a beautiful addition to any outdoor setting.

Usage examples for Oriole

It was further known that oriole either could not speak English, or would not.
"The White Gauntlet"
Mayne Reid
Has any one been after me, oriole?
"The White Gauntlet"
Mayne Reid
Is he a stranger, oriole?
"The White Gauntlet"
Mayne Reid

Famous quotes with Oriole

  • Put out the lights now! Look at the Tree, the rough tree dazzled In oriole plumes of flame, Tinselled with twinkling frost fire, tasselled With stars and moons
    Cecil Day Lewis

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