Definitions for rabbitˈræb ɪt

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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

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

  2. Origin: [OE. rabet, akin to OD. robbe, robbeken.]

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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rabbit

    rab′it, n. a small rodent burrowing animal of the hare family: a cony: any member of the hare family.—v.i. to hunt rabbits.—ns. Rabb′it-brush, a North American composite plant; Rabb′it-ear, a long slender oyster; Rabb′iter, one who hunts rabbits; Rabb′it-fish, the 'king of the herrings;' Rabb′it-hutch, a box for the rearing of rabbits; Rabb′it-moth, a moth in United States of a furry appearance; Rabb′it-mouth, harelip; Rabb′it-root, the wild sarsaparilla; Rabb′itry, a rabbit-warren; Rabb′it-squirr′el, a chincha, a South American rodent; Rabb′it-suck′er (Shak.), a sucking rabbit; Rabb′it-warr′en, a place where rabbits are kept and bred.—Snow-shoe rabbit, an American hare found in the Rocky Mountains which turns white in winter; Welsh rabbit, melted cheese with a little ale poured over a slice of hot toast—sometimes written 'Welsh rarebit' by wiseacres. [M. E. rabet, dim. of a form seen in Old Dut. robbe.]

  2. Rabbit

    rab′it, v.t. an interjectional expression, like confound. [Perh. a corr. of rabate.]

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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

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rabbit in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rabbit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Aaron J. Munzer:

    Let the Rabbit see the warren

  2. Lu Wei-ming:

    Rabbit God loves this kind of liquor.

  3. Lu Wei-ming:

    In Chinese history, 'rabbit' was a derogatory term for homosexuals.

  4. Abu Abdallah:

    With Egypt's crossing almost always closed, I am trapped like a rabbit in a cage.

  5. Anthony Girit:

    Your beauty puts me in such grace that I cannot move, like a dead rabbit to a roman hunter. - Anthony "Kubilay" Girit

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