Definition of Kinglet in English :

Define Kinglet in English

Kinglet meaning in English

Meaning of Kinglet in English

Pronunciation of Kinglet in English

Kinglet pronunciation in English

Pronounce Kinglet in English


see synonyms of kinglet


1. kinglet

small birds resembling warblers but having some of the habits of titmice

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of kinglet
1. often derogatory
the king of a small or insignificant territory
2. US and Canadian
any of various small warblers of the genus Regulus, having a black-edged yellow crown: family Muscicapidae

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see synonyms of kinglet
a petty, unimportant king
any of several small Old World warblers (genus Regulus) with a bright-colored crown, as the golden-crowned kinglet (R. satrapa) of North America
see also warbler (sense 3)

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of kinglet
1. Any of several small grayish birds of the widely distributed genus Regulus, having a yellowish or reddish patch on the crown of the head.
2. A king ruling a kingdom considered small or unimportant.

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