noun. ['ˈrɛn'] any of several small active brown birds of the northern hemisphere with short upright tails; they feed on insects.
- house wren
- cactus wren
- Troglodytes aedon
- jenny wren
- Thryothorus ludovicianus
- Salpinctes obsoletus
- Troglodytes troglodytes
- family Troglodytidae
- Carolina wren
- rock wren
- passeriform bird
- marsh wren
Words that Rhyme with Wren
How do you pronounce wren?
Pronounce wren as rɛn.
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Example sentences of the word wren
1. Noun, singular or mass
Watch for this wren as it also flicks leaves on the ground to find insects and loose sweetgum seeds.
Quotes containing the word wren
1. Happily ever after, or even just together ever after, is not cheesy,” Wren said. “It’s the noblest, like, the most courageous thing two people can shoot for.
- Rainbow Rowell, Fangirl
2. Now the wren has gone to roost and the sky is turnin' goldAnd like the sky my soul is also turnin'Turnin' from the past, at last and all I've left behind
- Ray Lamontagne, Ray Lamontagne and the Pariah Dogs - God Willin' & the Creek Don't Rise
noun. small brown bird of California resembling a wren.
- Chamaea fasciata
noun. English architect who designed more than fifty London churches (1632-1723).