Pronunciation: (ren),[key] —n. 1. any of numerous small, active songbirds of the family Troglodytidae, esp. Troglodytes troglodytes, of the Northern Hemisphere, having dark-brown plumage barred with black and a short, upright tail. Cf. house wren, marsh wren, rock wren, winter wren. 2. any of various similar, unrelated birds, esp. any of several Old World warblers.
Pronunciation: (ren),[key] —n. 1. Sir Christopher, 1632–1723, English architect.
2. Percival Christopher, 1885–1941, English novelist.
Pronunciation: (ren),[key] —n.(sometimes l.c.)Chiefly Brit. Informal. a member of the Wrens.