English version

linnet in Birds topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlinnetlin‧net /ˈlɪnɪt/ noun [countable]  HBBa small brown singing bird
Examples from the Corpus
linnetBe it a duck, a sparrow, a linnet or a thrush.Meadow pipits and skylarks, redpolls and linnets.Hither, hither, through the sky, Turtledove and linnet, fly!Two bright goldfinches and one red-breasted linnet were just standing there.The linnet lifted its beak and uttered a few melancholy notes as she opened the cage door.