Usage examples for goldfinch

  1. That's a blackbird- that's a thrush- that's a goldfinch – Aylwin by Theodore Watts-Dunton
  2. They could see through the pink and white lace of blossom deep, distant skies, where for unknown landscapes the cuckoos struck their notes on space like dulcimers; they could hear the goldfinch whistle to his nest in the lichened fork above and wind- blown in treetops the copperfinch's burst of song. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  3. So I hoped you would adopt the goldfinch babies. – Policeman Bluejay by L. Frank Baum