lory

Definitions of lory
  1. noun
    small brightly colored Australasian parrots having a brush-tipped tongue for feeding on nectar and soft fruits
    see moresee less
    types:
    lorikeet
    any of various small lories
    Glossopsitta versicolor, varied Lorikeet
    lorikeet with a colorful coat
    Trichoglossus moluccanus, rainbow lorikeet
    a kind of lorikeet
    type of:
    parrot
    usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds
Word Family
EDITOR’S CHOICE

Test prep from the experts

Boost your test score with programs developed by Vocabulary.com’s experts.

  • Proven methods: Learn faster, remember longer with our scientific approach.
  • Personalized plan: We customize your experience to maximize your learning.
  • Strategic studying: Focus on the words that are most crucial for success.

SAT/PSAT

$29.95
  • Number of words: 500+
  • Duration: 8 weeks or less
  • Time: 1 hour / week

TOEFL

$29.95
  • Number of words: 500+
  • Duration: 10 weeks or less
  • Time: 1 hour / week

ACT

$29.95
  • Number of words: 700+
  • Duration: 10 weeks
  • Time: 1 hour / week