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Example sentences for bittern
The handsomest was the richly colored tiger bittern.
Famous quotes containing the word bittern
We, too, were but dwellers on the shore, like the bittern of the morning; and our pursuit, the wrecks of sn... more
As we shoved away from this rocky coast, before sunrise, the smaller bittern, the genius of the shore, was ... more
We need the tonic of wildness,—to wade sometimes in marshes where the bittern and the meadow-hen lurk, an... more