Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 01/29/15 Railbird

Railbird (noun)
railbird [reyl-burd]


noun, Informal.
1. a horse-racing fan who watches races or workouts from the railing along the track.
2. any kibitzer or self-styled critic or expert.

Origin: 1890-95, Americanism; rail+ bird in sense “frequenter,” as in jailbird, yardbird

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