Definition of 'kangaroo'
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Example sentences containing 'kangaroo'
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To see a kangaroo would be to fulfil an ambition from childhood. Times, Sunday Times (2010)All that's missing is a kangaroo steak. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There was also time for the morale-boosting trip to see kangaroos. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Not only might these be unworkable, but they would still be seen as kangaroo courts. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is made from kangaroo meat, which is very much like venison. The Sun (2012)I looked more like a kangaroo with her pouch hanging out to dry. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I recently bought wild boar, kangaroo steaks and venison. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's a kangaroo's love pouch. The Sun (2009)Or an Aussie favourite - kangaroo steak. The Sun (2015)As an extreme example, if you want to cut out methane and you live in Australia you can eat only kangaroo. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'kangaroo'
British English: kangaroo /ˌkæŋɡəˈruː/ NOUN
A kangaroo is a large Australian animal. Female kangaroos carry their babies in a pocket on their stomachs.
- American English: kangaroo
- Arabic: كَنْغَرٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: canguru
- Chinese: 袋鼠
- Croatian: klokan
- Czech: klokan
- Danish: kænguru
- Dutch: kangoeroe
- European Spanish: canguro animal
- Finnish: kenguru
- French: kangourou
- German: Känguruh
- Greek: καγκουρό
- Italian: canguro
- Japanese: カンガルー
- Korean: 캥거루
- Norwegian: kenguru
- Polish: kangur
- European Portuguese: canguru
- Romanian: cangur
- Russian: кенгуру
- Spanish: canguro
- Swedish: känguru
- Thai: จิงโจ้
- Turkish: kanguru
- Ukrainian: кенгуру
- Vietnamese: chuột túi kangaroo
Definition of kangaroo from the Collins English Dictionary
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