Definition of Birdman

1. n. A fowler or birdcatcher.



2. n. An aviator; airman.

Definition of Birdman

1. Noun. a man who works with birds ¹

2. Noun. an aviator ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Birdman

1. one who keeps birds [n BIRDMEN]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Birdman

birdless
birdlessness
birdlet
birdlets
birdlife
birdlike
birdlikeness
birdlime
birdlimed
birdlimes
birdliming
birdling
birdlings
birdlore
birdly
birdman (current term)
birdmen
birdnest
birdnesting
birdproof
birds
birds-of-paradise
birds of a feather
birds of a feather flock together
birds of paradise
birds of prey
birds of the feather flock together
birdsat
birdseed

Literary usage of Birdman

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1. Carnegie Tech War Verse by Carnegie Institute of Technology (1918)
"To a Dead birdman His Mother Speaks I have laid you in a place of leaves Marbled by the moonlight, Calm, so calm, that my heart is silent in pain. ..."

2. Aviation Medicine in the A. E. F. by William Holland Wilmer (1920)
"So many contradictory requirements for "picking the birdman" have been stated by ... Even after the "birdman" is selected, he may prove a wonderful flier ..."

3. New Words Self-defined by Charles Alphonso Smith (1919)
"birdman We used to speak of "a bird's-eye view" of things as descriptive of a ... A better phrase now would be "a birdman's view," because a birdman's eye ..."

4. Surgery, Its Principles and Practice by William Williams Keen (1913)
"Besides multiple fractures of various kinds, the birdman suffers the peril of fire from his explosive fuel (gasoline) in case of a fall. ..."

5. Aero and Hydro: America's Aviation Weekly by Aero Club of Illinois (1912)
"Spying Ruel trying to crawl underneath the fence, it tore after him and would have got him but for the presence of mind of James, tbe daring birdman. ..."

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