blue bird, the

blue bird, the

symbolizes happiness sought by two poor children. [Belg. Lit.: The Blue Bird; Haydn & Fuller, 94]
See: Joy
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The stage of the Al Safinah Ballroom was festooned with a large blue bird, the Twitter-symbol.
HOUSTON -- Safety Vision, the leader in multimedia fleet automation, is pleased to announce an exclusive agreement with Blue Bird, the leading manufacturer of school and activity buses, to resell the industry's first stand-alone, High Definition Stop Arm Camera System into the aftermarket through Blue Bird's vast North American dealer network.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- As previously announced in the interim report for the third quarter of 2005, Volvo has been considering a possible write-down of the holding in Blue Bird, the North American school bus manufacturer, for some time.
When they complained to Blue Bird, the response was a promise to correct the matter.