A close up of a hawfinch.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: haw plush finch
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- A Eurasian bird (Coccothraustes coccothraustes) having a thick bill, a short, white-tipped tail, and brown, white, and black plumage.
- Any of various birds similar or related to this bird.
Origin: haw2 + finch.