Tailorbird meaning

tālər-bûrd
Any of several Asian and African warblers, primarily of the genus Orthotomus, that characteristically stitch leaves together with plant fibers or spider webs to make nests.
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Any of several small Old World warblers that stitch leaves together to make a camouflaged holder for their nests.
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A small warbler of the genus Orthotomus, usually brightly coloured, with green or grey upperparts and yellow white or grey underparts.
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Origin of tailorbird

  • tailor +"Ž bird, from the way they sew leaves to make their nests.

    From Wiktionary