What is another word for pipits?

Pronunciation: [pˈɪpɪts] (IPA)

Pipits are small, slender birds that are often found in fields and meadows. They are known for their distinct calls and nimble movements. There are a few different synonyms for the word "pipits" that can be used to describe these birds. For example, they are also known as wagtails because of their habit of constantly moving their tails up and down as they forage for food. Meadowlarks are another synonym for pipits, as both birds share a similar habitat and diet. Finally, some people refer to pipits as skylarks, although this term is more commonly used to describe a different species of bird.

Synonyms for Pipits:

What are the hypernyms for Pipits?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Pipits

In this way the creatures are being extirpated, and one can foresee that when hares and rabbits are no more, and even the small birds of the plain, larks, pipits, wheatears, stonechats, and whincats, have vanished, the hunters in khaki will take to the chase of yet smaller creatures-crane-flies and butterflies and dragon-flies, and even the fantastic, elusive hover-flies which the hunters of little game will perhaps think the most entertaining fly of all.
"Afoot in England"
W.H. Hudson
Tits, warblers, pipits, finches, all were busy ranging from place to place, emitting their various notes now from the tree-tops, then from near the ground; now close at hand, then far off; each change in the height, distance, and position of the singer giving the sound a different character, so that the effect produced was one of infinite variety.
"Afoot in England"
W.H. Hudson
"By habits and song it seems more nearly allied to the pipits than the Babblers.
"The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1"
Allan O. Hume

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