Meaning of “bury/have your head in the sand” in the English Dictionary

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"bury/have your head in the sand" in British English

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bury/have your head in the sand

to refuse to think about unpleasant facts, although they will have an influence on your situation:

You've got to face facts here - you can't just bury your head in the sand.

(Definition of “bury/have your head in the sand” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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