English Vocabulary-Animal world

Best English Vocabulary of Animal world

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ANIMALS

 

animal

1) a creature such as a dog or a cat, but not a bird, fish,insect,or huma  2)  any  living  creature, including  a human


  • ant

a small  crawling  insect  that  lives in  large  groups


  • bat

a small      animal, like a mouse  with wings, that sleeps upside down during  the day   and  comes out to fly  at night


  • bear

a large, strong wild animal with thick fur and  sharp claws


  • bee

a yellow   and  black  striped  flying insect  that  makes  a  sweet   food (called honey) and can sting you


  • bird

an animal with feathers and wings


  • bull

1 a male animal of the cow family

2 a male animal of some other animal families, such as elephants and whales


  • butterfly

an insect with large colored wings


  • calf

a young cow


  • camel

an animal with one or two large lumps on its back


  • cat

a small animal covered with fur, that people in some countries keep as a pet


  • caterpillar

a small animal with a long body, that develops into a butterfly


  • cockroach

a large brown insect that likes to live in places where food is kept


  • cod

a large fish with white flesh


  • cow

a large female animal that is kept on farms for its milk


  • crab

a sea animal with a shell and ten legs. Crabs usually move sideways.


  • crocodile

a large animal with a long body, a long mouth, and sharp teeth. Crocodiles live in rivers in hot countries.


  • deer

a large wild animal that eats grass and leaves. Male deer usually have antlers (= large horns that look like branches).


  • dog

an animal that people in some countries keep as a pet, or use to guard buildings


  • donkey

an animal like a small horse with long ears


  • duck

a bird that lives near water


  • eagle

a large bird that eats small animals


  • eel

a long, thin fish that looks like a snake


  • elephant

a very large grey animal with a long nose called a trunk


  • fish (PL) fish

an animal that lives and swims in water, that people eat as food


  • fly

a small insect with two wings


  • fox

a wild animal that looks like a dog, and has red fur and a thick tail


  • frog

a small animal with smooth skin, big eyes, and long back legs that it uses for jumping. Frogs live in or near water.


  • giraffe

a large African animal with a very long neck, long legs, and dark spots on its body


  • goat

an animal that has horns, and hairs on its chin that look like a beard


  • goose

a large bird like a duck with a long neck


  • grasshopper

an insect that jumps high into the air and makes a sound with its long back legs


  • hedgehog

a small brown animal with sharp points covering its back


  • hen

a female chicken


  • hippopotamus

a very large animal with short legs and thick skin, that lives in and near rivers


  • horse

a large animal that people can ride


  • insect

a very small animal that has six legs. Most insects have wings.


  • jellyfish

a sea animal that has a clear soft body and that can sting you


  • kangaroo

a large Australian animal. A female kangaroo carries her baby in a pocket (called a pouch) on her stomach.


  • kitten

a very young cat


  • ladybird

a small round insect that is red or yellow with black spots


  • lamb

a young sheep


  • lion

a large wild cat that lives in Africa. Lions have yellow fur, and male lions have manes (= long hair on their head and neck).


  • lizard

a small animal with a long tail and rough skin