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Example sentences from the Web for linnet
No one would have known that it was anything but a common linnet, and yesterday the queen would have thought so too.The Olive Fairy Book|Various
"The linnet's plumage is sleek, and her song pleasant to hear," retorted Ninyas with a mocking laugh.Sarchedon|G. J. (George John) Whyte-Melville
The "Linnet" thereupon dashed in among the American gunboats, and, driving them off, commenced a raking fire upon the "Saratoga."
Under the stern of the "Saratoga" lay the "Linnet," pouring in raking broadsides.
Yet neither with linnet nor with lark could her little wee son woo the smiles back to his dear mother's face.Stories from the Ballads|Mary MacGregor