Definition of tree pipit in English:

tree pipit


  • A widespread Old World pipit which inhabits open country with scattered trees.

    Anthus trivialis, family Motacillidae

    • ‘Meadow pipits and occasionally tree pipits can be seen in summer.’
    • ‘The woods are full of birds, and top attractions are the pied flycatcher, spotted flycatcher, tree pipit, wood warbler and redstart.’
    • ‘Birds such as the tree pipit and spotted flycatcher showed declines of up to 70% in some areas.’
    • ‘Their breast is yellower than the meadow pipit's and tree pipits have redder legs.’
    • ‘Of the woodland species, they are studying chaffinches, great tits, blackbirds, robins, jays, tree pipits, and others.’