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Example sentences from the Web for greenfinch
During this quiet, pleasant time the greenfinch was perhaps more to me than any other songster.Birds in Town and Village|W. H. Hudson
I hear the greenfinch, stronger and sharper than our goldfinch, but less pleasing.Fresh Fields|John Burroughs
The greenfinch is soon attracted by hemp seed, and all the smaller birds by canary seed.Wild Nature Won By Kindness|Elizabeth Brightwen
A still smaller bird, a Greenfinch, is even more refractory: all that I obtain from him is a few seconds' drowsiness.The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles|Jean Henri Fabre
To return to birds—the greenfinch is a pleasant singer, or perhaps a conversationalist.Rustic Sounds|Francis Darwin