nestling
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈnɛstlɪŋ/
Noun

nestling (plural nestlings)

  1. A small, young bird that is still confined to the nest.
    Synonyms: quab
  2. (obsolete) A nest; a receptacle.
Translations Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈnɛsəlɪŋ/, /ˈnɛslɪŋ/
Verb
  1. present participle of nestle#English|nestle
Noun

nestling (plural nestlings)

  1. The act of one who nestles.



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