rare bird

noun

Examples of rare bird in a sentence

  1. The little diner is a rare bird in a city full of expensive restaurants.

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First Known Use of rare bird

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RARE BIRD Defined for English Language Learners

rare bird

noun

Definition of rare bird for English Language Learners

  • : an unusual or uncommon person or thing


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