How to use Lapwings in a sentence
Those of the redshank, of the golden plover (to a small extent), and enormous numbers of those of the black-headed gull, and in certain places of some of the terns, are, however, sold as lapwings', having a certain similarity of shell to the latter, and a difference of flavour only to be detected by a fine palate.
Here they are joined by returning Snipe, Lapwings and a few greenshanks - one of Sutherland's specialities.
We have lapwings on the tops of the hills where the Skylark still trills high above you.
A Blyth's Pipit was perhaps a somewhat duller side attraction, but a flock of sociable lapwings was most certainly not.
A few lapwings wheeled overhead but the large flocks were over the grazing fields to the east.Advertisement
North of the Toll Bridge, there was a single oystercatcher among the 100+ Lapwings.
Lapwings increasingly use rotational set-aside for nesting but this is not considered optimal habitat for them.