koala koala  /koʊ ˈɑ lə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) sluggish tailless Australian arboreal marsupial with grey furry ears and coat; feeds on eucalyptus leaves and bark

Usage(s):

  1. Australia's aborigines thought that koalas were reincarnations of their dead babies, never dreamed of harming them.
  2. What else could those words describe but the koala, Australia's informal mascot and the world's favorite marsupial.
  3. I read your koala article with interest approval.

News

  1. Miley Cyrus' "We Can't Stop" Music Video Teasers: Wet but Not So Wild

    Miley Cyrus may be a self described "party animal," but if the previews for her next music video are any indication, that animal is maybe a koala bear or some other critter...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: E! Online

  2. KB208 Now Available at Babystations.com for Only $189.78

    Babystations.com, best known for selling baby changing stations online, is now offering a huge price drop for the Koala Kare KB208. From the regular market price of $208.00, customers can now purchase their very own KB208 for only $189.78. (PRWeb June 16, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10805219.htm
    on June 16, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Summer enrichment program

    Did you know that the Koala Bear sleeps for 20 hours a day, and is not really a bear but a marsupial mammal? Or, that the adult human body contains approximately 100 trillion cells?
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Stratford Star

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Quotes

  1. "It's tragic that Sam the koala is no longer with us," Mr Rudd said yesterday. "When I travelled to London for the G20 summit in early April, the symbol of hope for so many people around the world was the great picture of that wonderful koala...
    on Aug 6, 2009 By: Kevin Rudd Source: Times Online

  2. Upon hearing the news, Renner said he "jumped into Anthony's arms and squeezed onto him like a koala in a tree" and felt like a "a kid at Christmas or going to Disneyland for the first time."
    on Feb 4, 2010 By: Jeremy Renner Source: MiamiHerald.com

  3. Australian actor Russell Crowe says having long hair is like "walking around with a dead koala on your back".
    on Sep 30, 2008 By: Russell Crowe Source: Stuff.co.nz

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