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Meaning & Definition of Ostrich in English

English

Ostrich

/ɔstrɪʧ/

noun

1. A person who refuses to face reality or recognize the truth (a reference to the popular notion that the ostrich hides from danger by burying its head in the sand)

    synonym:
  • ostrich

2. Fast-running african flightless bird with two-toed feet

  • Largest living bird
    synonym:
  • ostrich
  • ,
  • Struthio camelus

Examples of using

He hides his head in the sand, like an ostrich.
The pigeon and the ostrich are both birds; the one can fly and the other cannot.