Meaning of GOLDFINCH in English

GOLDFINCH

n. any of various bright-coloured songbirds of the genus Carduelis, esp. the Eurasian c. carduelis, with a yellow band across each wing.

[ OE goldfinc (as GOLD, FINCH) ]

Concise Oxford English dictionary.      Краткий оксфордский словарь английского языка.