Origin of wombat
Examples from the Web for wombat
I don't think a wombat's den would be such a bad thing to-night.The Kangaroo Hunters|Anne Bowman
Days passed, weeks passed, months passed, and there was no wombat.The Life of James McNeill Whistler|Elizabeth Robins Pennell
When the Wombat saw the sergeant in the grasp of an inebriate he bore down on the fray full of fight.Three Elephant Power|Andrew Barton 'Banjo' Paterson
The wombat is an herbivorous animal, which burrows in the ground like a badger.In Search of the Castaways|Jules Verne
If the wombat's travels are crossed by a river, he merely walks into it, across the bottom, and out at the other side.
British Dictionary definitions for wombat
Word Origin for wombat
Word Origin and History for wombat
marsupial mammal of Australia, 1798, from aboriginal Australian womback, wombar.