Definition of Grosbeaks

1. Noun. (plural of grosbeak) ¹



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Definition of Grosbeaks

1. grosbeak [n] - See also: grosbeak

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Grosbeaks

grope for
gropeable
groped
gropefest
groper
gropers
gropes
gropest
gropeth
groping
gropingly
gropings
gros point
grosbeak
grosbeaks (current term)
groschen
groschens
groser
grosers
grosert
groserts
groset
grosets
grosgrain
grosgrains
gross
gross(a)
gross-domestic-product
gross anatomy

Literary usage of Grosbeaks

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1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1920)
"It may be recalled that Evening grosbeaks ... Evening grosbeaks at Princeton, New Jersey.—A flock of four Evening grosbeaks ..."

2. The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier, Edward Griffith, Charles Hamilton Smith, Edward Pidgeon, John Edward Gray, George Robert Gray (1829)
"1., which perhaps do not differ from each other, are not widow-birds, but common grosbeaks. There is a gradual passage, and without any assignable interval, ..."

3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1904)
"until near Christmas-time, when they began to appear like adult male grosbeaks in full spring plumage. I was not a little chagrined that during September ..."

4. The Desert: Further Studies in Natural Appearances by John Charles Van Dyke (1901)
"... Dmes and grosbeaks. The lark and flicker. (Unary bird and is also duller in coloring, bnt in other respects he seems not different. ..."

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