birdnest

Definitions of birdnest
1

n nest where birds lay their eggs and hatch their young

Synonyms:
bird nest, bird's nest
Types:
aerie, aery, eyrie, eyry
the lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle)
Type of:
nest
a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young

v gather birdnests

“They went birdnesting in the early morning”
Synonyms:
bird-nest
Type of:
collect, garner, gather, pull together
assemble or get together

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