from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of various yellow or mostly yellow birds, such as the goldfinch or the yellow warbler.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The yellow warbler
  • n. the American goldfinch

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The American goldfinch, or thistle bird. See goldfinch.
  • n. The common yellow warbler; -- called also summer yellowbird. See Illust. of Yellow warbler, under yellow, a.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of several different birds of a yellow or golden color.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. American finch whose male has yellow body plumage in summer
  • n. yellow-throated American wood warbler


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