green plover meaning

  "green plover" in a sentence
Noun: green plover  green 'plúvu(r)
  1. Large crested Old World plover having wattles and spurs
    - lapwing, peewit, pewit

Derived forms: green plovers

Type of: plover

Part of: genus Vanellus, Vanellus


  1. Lapwings ( green plover, peewit ) develop distractive behaviour during nesting to lure away potential predators of its eggs or young.

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