Synonyms for greyback

Synonyms for (noun) greyback

Synonyms: Calidris canutus, knot, grayback, greyback

Definition: a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere

Similar words: sandpiper

Definition: any of numerous usually small wading birds having a slender bill and piping call; closely related to the plovers


Synonyms: Limnodromus griseus, grayback, greyback

Definition: a dowitcher with a grey back

Similar words: dowitcher

Definition: shorebird of the sandpiper family that resembles a snipe


Synonyms: greyback, Johnny, Johnny Reb, Reb, Rebel

Definition: `Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; `greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms

Similar words: Confederate soldier

Definition: a soldier in the Army of the Confederacy during the American Civil War