I’d never thought of Northern Cardinals as being very big, until I realized how much smaller warblers are (hummingbirds don’t count — they’re smaller than everybody!). Check this out:
A Northern Cardinal (21-23cm, 42-48g) is considered mid-sized. I guess that means a Nashville Warbler (10-12 cm, 7-12g) would be small, and a hummingbird would be downright puny (but in a cute way). Maybe “tiny” would be a better description than “puny.” I’ll go with “tiny” for a hummingbird.
I guess that means an Ostrich would be called monstrous? Ginormous? Humongous?
Large doesn’t quite cut it for an ostrich, people!
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