Origin of wombat
Related Words for wombatkoala, kangaroo, possum, opossum, wallaby, bandicoot, euro, bar, thud, X, fred, waldo, whatchamacallit
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Historical Examples of wombat
The wombat is an herbivorous animal, which burrows in the ground like a badger.In Search of the Castaways
The Possum turned pale and the Wombat hastily got behind him.The Magic Pudding
They are now represented only by the Australian wombat (Phascolomys).The History of Creation, Vol. II (of 2)
Not a cigar was left, but there was the skeleton of the wombat.
Days passed, weeks passed, months passed, and there was no wombat.
Word Origin for wombat
marsupial mammal of Australia, 1798, from aboriginal Australian womback, wombar.