crocodile crocodile  /ˈkrɑ kə ˌdaɪl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) large voracious aquatic reptile having a long snout with massive jaws and sharp teeth and a body covered with bony plates; of sluggish tropical waters

Usage(s):

  1. The Belgian authorities feel certain that the society of crocodile men was founded as an outgrowth of tribal rivalry.
  2. No one who wished to dissuade a crocodile from eating his tenth explorer would slap it on the back and say, 'Be a crocodile.
  3. Crocodile frittata, maybe, with some peppery wild spinach.

News

  1. Crocodile Hunter's daughter victim of Web death hoax

    At the curious confluence of a very minor State Department scandal, promotions for a new Lifetime movie and old press clippings about the late Crocodile Hunter, the Internet briefly killed Bindi Irwin.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. Bindi Irwin Victim of Internet Death Hoax

    The late "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin's daughter, Bindi Irwin, is alive, despite internet rumors saying that the 14-year-old Aussie died on Thursday.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Extra TV

  3. Steve Irwin's Daughter, Bindi, Not Dead, but Victim of Creepy Trending Hoax

    Bindi Irwin, the 14-year-old daughter of late "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin, is alive and well despite the Internet's best efforts to get people to believe otherwise. A...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: E! Online

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Quotes

  1. "I had to get off the horse and fall on the long eight foot high 2.5 metre) swamp grass to clear a path, when I fell straight into a crocodile nest," Mr George told The Courier-Mail newspaper. "There were some monstrous tracks and the big...
    on Aug 13, 2007 By: David Lloyd George Source: The Age

  2. When he was describing Nazism, Churchill said: "An appeaser is one who feeds the crocodile hoping it will eat him last."
    on Apr 9, 2007 By: Winston Churchill Source: Family Security Matters

  3. "The president is crying crocodile tears about the fact that the Congress has not yet passed his take-it-or-leave-it spending request for the Iraq war," said House Appropriations Committee Chairman David Obey, D-Wis. "The president needs to...
    on Apr 5, 2007 By: David Obey Source: Forbes

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