linnet

Definitions of linnet
  1. noun
    small finch originally of the western United States and Mexico
    synonyms: Carpodacus mexicanus, house finch
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    type of:
    finch
    any of numerous small songbirds with short stout bills adapted for crushing seeds
  2. noun
    small Old World finch whose male has a red breast and forehead
    synonyms: Carduelis cannabina, lintwhite
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    type of:
    finch
    any of numerous small songbirds with short stout bills adapted for crushing seeds
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