finch

Part of speech: noun

A small seed - eating bird, as a sparrow, goldfinch, or canary.

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Usage examples "finch":

  1. I was Master Philip-- was so for many years; just as you were once Master Finch. - "You-Never-Can-Tell", Shaw, Bernard.
  2. Just before they reached the beginning of the lands of Connorloa, they crossed the grounds of a Mr. Finch, who had a pretty house and large orange orchards. - "The Hunter Cats of Connorloa", Helen Jackson.
  3. 12. Finch in his first book, c. - "Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson", Thomas Jefferson.