Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - Any of various brown and yellow finches of pats of Europe.

Usage examples (22)
  • The rubber workers - serin-gueiros, they're called - had to rise two hours before dawn.
  • Notable endemics found here include the yellow-throated serin and Prince Ruspoli's turaco.
  • Soldiers are not just learning about nerve agents, they're learning specifically about serin gas.
  • It is much more balanced and comfortable but I don't believe it protects against serin gas or anthrax. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.