HyperDic: weaver

English > 2 senses of the word weaver:
NOUNperson weavera craftsman who weaves cloth
animalweaver, weaverbird, weaver finchfinch-like African and Asian colonial birds noted for their elaborately woven nests
weaver > pronunciation
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English > weaver: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA craftsman who weaves cloth.
Broadercraftsman, artisan, journeyman, artificerA skilled worker who practices some trade / trade or handicraft
Verbsweavecreate a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton
English > weaver: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
Meaningfinch-like African and Asian colonial birds noted for their elaborately woven nests.
Synonymsweaverbird, weaver finch
Member ofPloceidae, family Ploceidaeweaverbirds
NarrowerJava sparrow, Java finch, ricebird, Padda oryzivorasmall finch-like Indonesian weaverbird that frequents rice fields
avadavat, amadavatRed Asian weaverbirds often kept as cage birds
baya, Ploceus philippinusCommon Indian weaverbird
grassfinch, grass finchusually brightly-colored Australian weaverbirds
whydah, whidah, widow birdMostly black African weaverbird
Broaderoscine, oscine birdpasserine bird having specialized vocal apparatus
Spanishtejedor, weaverbird
Catalanteixidor, weaverbird

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