from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A North American sparrow (Pooecetes gramineus) having white markings on its outer tail feathers.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the grass finch. See under Grass.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The vesper-bird.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. common North American finch noted for its evening song
From its singing in the evening.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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