A tropical kingbird.
☆ any of several aggressive tyrant flycatchers (genus Tyrannus) of the U.S. and Canada
Any of various flycatchers of the genus Tyrannus found throughout the Americas, especially T. tyrannus.
Origin of kingbirdFrom their habit of aggressively defending their territories by chasing away other birds.
- A group of large insectivorous passerine birds of the genus Tyrannus.