An example of bird is a robin.
Put the bird in the oven.
A sly old bird.
- Objectionable or worthless.
- people with the same characteristics or tastes
- to eat very little food
- ridiculous, foolish, worthless, useless, etc.
- the basic facts about sexual matters
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of bird
- Middle English from Old English brid young bird
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition