Kangaroo

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Definition

a kangaroo: an Australian mammal with powerful back legs on which it moves by jumping
noun
A mother kangaroo keeps its baby, or 'joey', in a pouch in its stomach. The kangaroo is known for its powerful kick and even its boxing skills!

Examples

  • "Or it may have been a kangaroo"
  • "Australia isn't all about 'surfing kangaroos' and 'drunken koalas' anymore."
  • "' The kangaroo says, 'at these prices, I'm not surprised."
  • "Ooh, they're kangaroos!"
  • "I'm your captain Hugh Wallaroo, and I'm joined in the cockpit by my co-pilot Gus, a super intelligent kangaroo."
  • "Jump as high as a kangaroo flies when you're wearing Outback Cologne!"
  • "I've never seen a kangaroo!"
  • "Here's my first joke: a kangaroo walks into a bar and asks for a whiskey."
  • "Garth : No kangaroos, no boomerangs, no stereotypes!"
  • "- a 'kangabanger' (a hot dog made from kangaroo meat)"

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