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  *鸟* | 鸟* | *鸟
bird / CL: 隻|只, / (dialect) to pay attention to / (intensifier) damned / goddam
HSK 3
painting of birds and flowers
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *鸟* | 鸟* | *鸟
variant of / penis
bird
small bird / young bird (hatchling, nestling, fledgling, chick) / (fig.) penis (kiddie term) / (golf) birdie
(coll.) sb new to a particular subject / rookie / beginner / newbie
birds
ostrich
hummingbird
to get a bird's-eye view / bird's-eye view / broad overview
bird's nest / nickname for Beijing 2008 Olympic stadium
bird
(bird species of China) Bohemian waxwing (Bombycilla garrulus)
birdsong / warbling
woodpecker
bird's-eye view / see also 俯瞰圖|俯瞰图
flamingo
birds and beasts / fauna
migratory bird
lit. like a little bird relying on people (idiom) / fig. cute and helpless-looking
waterbird
old hand / veteran
a road only a bird can manage / steep dangerous road
lit. birdsong and fragrant flowers (idiom); fig. the intoxication of a beautiful spring day
redbreast / robin
(vulgar) damned wretch / fucker / also pr. [niao3 ren2]
birdcage
torii (gateway of a Shinto shrine) (orthographic borrowing from Japanese)
cuckoo (Cercococcyx spp.) / same as 杜鵑鳥|杜鹃鸟
the shot hits the bird that pokes its head out (idiom) / nonconformity gets punished
bird
birdwatching
bird's nest
birdwatching
guano / bird excrement
damn thing / (not one's) goddamn business
nickname of Korean singer PSY
kingfisher
to stand out (among a group) / distinguished
bird shotgun replaced by cannon (idiom); equipment improved enormously
roc (mythical bird of prey) / great talent
pinion
birds / fowl
skylark
supernatural bird
seabird
capercaillie (Lagopus, several species) / thunderbird (in native American mythology)
lit. a bird startled by the mere twang of a bow (idiom) / fig. sb who frightens easily, due to past experiences
to shoot a bird (with a gun, slingshot etc) / to photograph birds
beak
Archaeopteryx
the dodo (extinct bird)
songbird
lit. human beings will die for riches, just as birds will for food (idiom) / fig. man will do anything in his means to become rich
bird gun
a caged bird
starling / gray starling (Sturnus cineraceus)
birdhouse
Niaosong or Niaosung township in Kaohsiung county 高雄縣|高雄县, southwest Taiwan
ornithology / study of birds
toucan
to kill two birds with one stone (idiom)
bird strike (aviation)
guanine nucleotide (G, pairs with cytosine C 胞嘧啶 in DNA and RNA)
cuckoo (Cercococcyx spp.)
toucan
to scare a bird into flight
kiwi (bird) (loanword)
lit. the clumsy bird flies early (idiom); fig. to work hard to compensate for one's limited abilities
lit. scatter like birds and beasts (idiom) / fig. to head off in various directions / to flee helter-skelter
lone bird / marginalized (country, person etc)
Sinosauropteryx
sinister person / unsavory character / broken (not in working order)
person of good character / nice person / bird with a melodious voice or beautiful plumage
bird
monstrous bird / moa (genus Dinornithidae, extinct bird of New Zealand)
bird's eye
hill myna / Indian grackle / Gracula religiosa
vagrant bird (a migrating bird which has lost its way) / a vagrant
it takes all sorts (to make a world) (idiom)
to scatter like birds and beasts
(bird species of China) Asian fairy-bluebird (Irena puella)
hornbill
dinosaur ancestor of birds
legendary bird with nine heads (old) / cunning or sly person
ornithosis
(golf) birdie
nocturnal bird
roc (mythical bird of prey)
loon (bird of genus Gavia)
beneficial bird (esp. one that preys on insect pests or mice)
jackdaw (family Corvidae)
Asuka Period in Japanese history (538-710 AD)
deserted (of a place)
bird
catbird
(bird species of China) Japanese waxwing (Bombycilla japonica)
(bird species of China) white-cheeked starling (Spodiopsar cineraceus)
flintlock musket / fowling piece (shotgun) / air gun
nonmigratory bird

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