Synonyms for ostrich
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- 1. ostrich, person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, human, soul
- usage: 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)
- 2. ostrich, Struthio camelus, ratite, ratite bird, flightless bird
- usage: fast-running African flightless bird with two-toed feet; largest living bird