wagtail: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (wag'tāl"), [key]
- any of numerous small, chiefly Old World birds of the family Motacillidae, having a slender body with a long, narrow tail that is habitually wagged up and down.
- any of several similar birds, as the water thrushes of the genus Seiurus.
- wagtail (Thesaurus)