Definition of seedeater in US English:

seedeater

noun

  • A finch or related songbird that feeds mainly on seeds.

    an African finch related to the canary (genus Serinus, family Fringillidae)

    a small American bunting (genus Sporophila, subfamily Emberizinae, family Emberizidae)

Pronunciation

seedeater

/ˈsēdˌēdər/