HyperDic: muskrat

English > 2 senses of the word muskrat:
NOUNsubstancemuskrat, muskrat furthe brown fur of a muskrat
animalmuskrat, musquash, Ondatra zibethicabeaver-like aquatic rodent of North America with dark glossy brown fur
muskrat > pronunciation
Soundsmah'skrae.t
Rhymesacrobat ... ziggurat: 63 rhymes with aet...
English > muskrat: 2 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningThe brown fur of a muskrat.
Synonymmuskrat fur
Narrowerhudson sealmuskrat fur dressed to simulate sealskin
Broaderfur, peltThe dressed hairy coat of a mammal
English > muskrat: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
MeaningBeaver-like aquatic rodent of North America with dark glossy brown fur.
Synonymsmusquash, Ondatra zibethica
Member ofOndatra, genus Ondatramuskrats
Broaderrodent, gnawerrelatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
Spanishalmizclera, ondatra zibethicus, rata almizclera
Catalanalmesquera

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