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English definition of “bird”


noun [C] (PERSON)    /bɜːd/ US  /bɝːd/
old-fashioned a particular type of person: He's a rare bird, is Nick.People in general UK slang a young woman: Is that Lee's new bird?Kinds of womenMen and womenRomantic and sexual partners old bird informal an older woman: disapproving This old bird was lecturing the shop assistant about her manners.approving She's a game old bird (= one who is energetic and willing to do risky things).Kinds of womenMen and women
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