A reddish-brown thrush (Catharus fuscescens) of the Americas, having an indistinctly spotted breast.
A small, brown and cream-colored thrush (Catharus fuscescens) of the E U.S.
An American thrush (Turdus fuscescens) common in the Northern United States and Canada.
Other Word Forms
Origin of veery
Possibly imitative of its song
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Veery Sentence Examples
The hermit thrush, veery, song sparrow, red-eyed vireo, bunting, warbler and wren are among the song birds of the forests.
The song-birds are well represented in the hermit thrush, wood thrush, Wilson's thrush (or veery), brown thrasher, robin, blue bird, bobolink, meadow lark, gold finch, &c. Among the game birds are the ruffed grouse (partridge), quail, prairie hen and wild turkey.
On the third or fourth of May I saw a loon in the pond, and during the first week of the month I heard the whip-poor-will, the brown thrasher, the veery, the wood pewee, the chewink, and other birds.