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grosbeak (n.)

general name for a bird with a large bill, 1670s, partial translation of French grosbec; see gross (adj.) + beak.

updated on April 23, 2015

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Definitions of grosbeak from WordNet

grosbeak (n.)
any of various finches of Europe or America having a massive and powerful bill;
Synonyms: grossbeak
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