1 noun (C)
1 spoken a word meaning a little bird, used especially by or to children
2 one stroke 1 (9) less than par 1 (9) (=the usual number of strokes) in a game of golf 1 (9)
3 AmE the small object that you hit across the net in a game of badminton shuttlecock BrE
4 watch the birdie old-fashioned used to tell people that you are going to take a photograph of them
2 verb (T) to hit the ball into the hole in golf with one stroke 1 (9) less than par 1 (9) (=the usual number of strokes)

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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