Definitions for rabbitˈræb ɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rab•bitˈræb ɪt(n.)(pl.)-bits; -bit.

  1. any of several large-eared, hopping lagomorphs of the family Leporidae, usu. smaller than the hares and characterized by bearing blind and furless young in nests.

    Category: Mammals

  2. the fur of a rabbit or hare.

    Category: Clothing

Origin of rabbit:

1375–1425; prob. < ONF; cf. Walloon robett, dial. D robbe

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rabbit, coney, cony(noun)

    any of various burrowing animals of the family Leporidae having long ears and short tails; some domesticated and raised for pets or food

  2. lapin, rabbit(noun)

    the fur of a rabbit

  3. rabbit, hare(verb)

    flesh of any of various rabbits or hares (wild or domesticated) eaten as food

  4. rabbit(verb)

    hunt rabbits

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. rabbit(noun)ˈræb ɪt

    a long-eared furry animal that hops

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rabbit(noun)

    any of the smaller species of the genus Lepus, especially the common European species (Lepus cuniculus), which is often kept as a pet, and has been introduced into many countries. It is remarkably prolific, and has become a pest in some parts of Australia and New Zealand

Freebase

  1. Rabbit

    Rabbits are small mammals in the family Leporidae of the order Lagomorpha, found in several parts of the world. There are eight different genera in the family classified as rabbits, including the European rabbit, cottontail rabbits, and the Amami rabbit. There are many other species of rabbit, and these, along with pikas and hares, make up the order Lagomorpha. The male is called a buck and the female is a doe; a young rabbit is a kitten or kit.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rabbit' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4080

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rabbit' in Nouns Frequency: #1582


Translations for rabbit

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

rabbit(noun)

a type of small long-eared burrowing animal, found living wild in fields or sometimes kept as a pet.

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