Translation of peewit in Spanish:


avefría, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpiwɪt//ˈpiːwɪt//ˈpjuət/


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    (with masculine article in the singular) avefría feminine
    • Lapwings, also known as peewits due to their distinctive call, have white and greeny-black plumage topped by an elegant crest.
    • But on an evening like this at Hadrian's Wall, in the soft rain and with the cuckoo and the peewit for company, the wild and empty landscape forces a revision of my historical imagination.
    • She said the lapwing (or peewit) is also under pressure with its numbers being reduced by 40 per cent over the past 40 years.
    • The old Waterworks should be investigated, as should the newly landscaped Bog Meadows and its peewits.