Willet definitions

wĭl'ĭt
A large grayish sandpiper (Tringa semipalmata) of the Americas whose wings show a black and white pattern when the bird is in flight.
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A large, gray-and-white, long-legged shorebird (Catoptrophorus semipalmatus) of the same family (Scolopacidae) as snipe and sandpipers, living along shallow shores, marshes, etc. of North and South America.
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Tringa semipalmata or Catoptrophorus semipalmatus, a large shorebird.
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A patronymic surname.
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Origin of willet

From a medieval diminutive form of the given name Will.