how to pronounce goldfinch


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goldfinch is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of goldfinch in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

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meanings of goldfinch


  1. The American goldfinch, Carduelis tristis, now Spinus tristis.
  2. Lawrence's goldfinch, Carduelis lawrencei, now Spinus lawrencei.
  3. Any of several small passerine birds of the finch family.
  4. The lesser goldfinch, Carduelis psaltria, now Spinus psaltria.
  5. The European goldfinch, Carduelis carduelis.

goldfinch frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word goldfinch occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics goldfinch can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that goldfinch can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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