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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A very large flightless bird.

Usage examples (36)
  • His imagination resembled the wings of an ostrich. It enabled him to run, though not to soar.
  • But the ostrich is a monster in nature, for she drops her eggs any where upon the ground and takes no care to hatch them.
  • The ostrich is right between the Tin Man and Dorothys head!
  • The ostrich is a wonderful animal, a very large bird, but it never flies. for more
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