Definition of woodgrouse in English:

woodgrouse

noun

  • A grouse that frequents woodland, especially a capercaillie.

    • ‘There is a also a woodgrouse on display in the Naturehall.’
    • ‘Cevennes national Park has reintroduced red deer, beaver, griffon vulture and tried the reintroduction of woodgrouse.’
    • ‘But you know, it's like the Russians always say, ‘Better a dove on the plate than a woodgrouse in the mating place’.’

Pronunciation

woodgrouse

/ˈwo͝odɡrous/