(also cut-throat or cut-throat finch)
A small finch-like African bird of the waxbill family, with speckled brown plumage, a conspicuous crimson throat band, and a rufous belly.
- Amadina fasciata, family Estrildidae
More example sentences
- Cut throat finches are shades of light brown with black flecks all-over.
- Cutthroat finches breed easily, and fast!
Definition of cut-throat weaver in:
- The US English dictionary