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1. nestling

noun. ['ˈnɛstlɪŋ, ˈnɛslɪŋ'] young bird not yet fledged.

Synonyms

  • young bird

Antonyms

  • male offspring
  • female offspring

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Rhymes with Nestling

  • wrestling
  • wessling
  • kesling
  • hessling

Sentences with nestling


1. Noun, singular or mass
Sometimes you come across a baby bird or nestling that is hopping or stumbling around your yard.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Consider nestling your bath bombs in small boxes or wrapping them in cellophane and colored tissue.

Quotes about nestling


1. Only philosophers embark on this perilous expedition to the outermost reaches of language and existence. Some of them fall off, but others cling on desperately and yell at the people nestling deep in the snug softness, stuffing themselves with delicious food and drink. 'Ladies and Gentlemen,' they yell, 'we are floating in space!' But none of the people down there care
- Jostein Gaarder, Sophie's World

2. nestling

noun. ['ˈnɛstlɪŋ, ˈnɛslɪŋ'] a young person of either sex.

Synonyms

  • piccaninny
  • sprog
  • juvenile person
  • preschooler
  • kiddy
  • changeling
  • bairn
  • poster child
  • kindergartener
  • monkey
  • kid
  • scallywag
  • orphan
  • urchin
  • fry
  • child prodigy
  • tyke
  • picaninny
  • bambino
  • waif
  • kindergartner
  • small fry
  • foster child
  • tiddler
  • tike
  • rascal
  • pickaninny
  • peanut
  • child's body
  • child
  • silly
  • infant prodigy
  • juvenile
  • street child
  • minor
  • shaver
  • fosterling
  • wonder child
  • rapscallion
  • youngster
  • nipper
  • scamp
  • toddler
  • tot
  • buster
  • foster-child
  • scalawag
  • yearling

Antonyms

  • parent
  • good person
  • cool
  • major
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