How to Pronounce pewee?

Correct pronunciation for the word "pewee" is [pjˈuːiː], [pjˈuːiː], [p_j_ˈuː_iː].

"Pewee" in context

Pewee is a type of resident North American bird of the genus Contopus, which belongs to the family of tyrant flycatchers. There are several species in the genus, but the eastern pewee, Contopus virens, is the most common. Pewees get their name from their call, a shrill "pee-a-wee" song.

In terms of physical appearance, the eastern pewee is a medium-sized bird with a long tail, gray and white plumage, dark crest, and dark wings. It has a narrow bill, yellowish legs, and a white belly.

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