Finch

Definition of Finch

Pronunciation: fĭnch
n.1.(Zool.) A small singing bird of many genera and species, belonging to the family Fringillidæ.
Bramble finch
See Brambling.
Canary finch
the canary bird.
Copper finch
See Chaffinch.
Diamond finch
See under Diamond.
Finch falcon
(Zool.) one of several very small East Indian falcons of the genus Hierax.
To pull a finch
to swindle an ignorant or unsuspecting person.
- Chaucer.

Related Words

brambling, bullfinch, bunting, canary, canary bird, cardinal, cardinal grosbeak, Cardinalis cardinalis, Carduelis cannabina, Carduelis carduelis, Carduelis cucullata, Carduelis flammea, Carduelis hornemanni, Carduelis spinus, Carpodacus mexicanus, Carpodacus purpureus, chaffinch, crossbill, family Fringillidae, Fringilla coelebs, Fringilla montifringilla, Fringillidae, goldfinch, grosbeak, grossbeak, Hawaiian honeycreeper, honeycreeper, house finch, junco, linnet, lintwhite, Loxia curvirostra, New world goldfinch, New World sparrow, oscine, oscine bird, pine finch, pine siskin, purple finch, Pyrrhula pyrrhula, pyrrhuloxia, Pyrrhuloxia sinuata, red siskin, redbird, redpoll, Richmondena Cardinalis, serin, siskin, snowbird, Spinus pinus, Spinus tristis, towhee, yellowbird
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