verb (used without object)
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Origin of alligator
Example sentences from the Web for alligator
Louisiana needs a senator who will stand up to the career politicians, and the alligators.7 WTF Campaign Ads You Can’t Unsee, From Castrators to Alligator Wrestlers|Olivia Nuzzi|May 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One moment of weakness, and the alligators can eat you alive.
I understand that in the Everglades, there are alligators with little Jews on their shirt pockets.Mel Brooks Is Always Funny and Often Wise in This 1975 Playboy Interview|Alex Belth|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is like telling a man wrestling four alligators not to ignore that 30-foot anaconda that just slipped into the pond.
People swim into pool walls, people swim into each other, and, in certain parts of the U.S., people swim into alligators.Fireworks, Lightning, Riding Lawnmowers and Other Summer Menaces|Trevor Butterworth|July 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I have seen more alligators than you can count fingers and thumbs on your little dimpled hands.
"You may be thankful if you don't get those two young alligators in the other tank," said a gruff-voiced adjutant.
Sometimes I thought that our voyage would end in our being carried to the bottom to become the food of alligators.
The alligators continued as plentiful as ever; numbers of them lay on the banks, watching us with savage eyes.
Sure enough, there were five or six small alligators at the far end—little fellows not very long out of the shell.Mass' George|George Manville Fenn