ostrich: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: ('strich, os'trich), [key]
- a large, two-toed, swift-footed flightless bird, Struthio camelus, indigenous to Africa and Arabia, domesticated for its plumage: the largest of living birds.
- (not used scientifically) a rhea.
- a person who attempts to ignore unpleasant facts or situations.
- ostrich (Thesaurus)