[ bool-finch ]
/ ˈbʊlˌfɪntʃ /
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Charles, 1763–1844, U.S. architect.
his son, Thomas, 1796–1867, U.S. author and mythologist.
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Words nearby Bulfinch
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How to use Bulfinch in a sentence
He took a street car and went straight to his room in Bulfinch Place.
A scrubwoman answered his ring at 32 Bulfinch Place and left him standing in the hall while she went for the landlady.
He can now take up and learn the second most valuable work he can own as a student of literature, Bulfinch's "Age of Fable."Literature for Children|Orton Lowe
A farmer in Scotland had a bulfinch which he taught to whistle some plaintive old Scottish airs.Illustrative Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom|Samuel Griswold Goodrich
"All right, let's holler," and Dolly gave a yell, that sounded about as loud and carrying as the pipe or a bulfinch.Two Little Women|Carolyn Wells