Definition of "rhea" [rhea]

  • Any of several flightless South American birds of the genus Rhea, resembling the ostrich but somewhat smaller and having three toes instead of two. (noun)

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Use "rhea" in a sentence
  • "I had to uncheck a few from my tweetdeck list due to their twitto-rhea."
  • "Labels: al rhea, james rydland, maricela perez, school board, west aurora school district 129"
  • "Darwin provides examples such as the rhea and ostrich, agouti and rabbit, coypu and beaver, capybara and muskrat."