long-tailed black-and-white crow that utters a raucous chattering call
someone who collects things that have been discarded by others
an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
- Now and then a magpie would call.
- This young man is really a magpie.
- No one wants to sit next to Miss Yates at the Sewing Meeting; she chatters like a magpie, all the time.
- A born magpie, Mandy collects any object that catches her eye.
Ermine that imparts the fashionable magpie effect.出自：Daily Telegraph