noun, plural ze·bras, (especially collectively) ze·bra.
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Origin of zebra
OTHER WORDS FROM zebraze·bra·like, ze·bra·ic [zi-brey-ik], /zɪˈbreɪ ɪk/, adjective
Words nearby zebra
Example sentences from the Web for zebra
They painted the walls of Reggie’s nursery teal and gray, bought a brown crib and attached stickers of giraffes, lions and zebras to the walls.She Can’t Sue Her Doctor Over Her Baby’s Death. When She Spoke Out, She Was Silenced Again.|by Carol Marbin Miller and Daniel Chang, Miami Herald|April 9, 2021|ProPublica
Animal prints abounded: snakeskin booties, leopard-print hot pants, zebra-printed flamingo skirts.
Glo-Fish, the neon fluorescent zebra fish, were the first genetically altered organisms to be sold as pets.Nine Things You Should Know About Genetically Modified Organisms|Melissa Leon|March 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They are pointy, zebra-striped Nike Cole Haans with silver buckles strapped onto her two shiny titanium carbon fiber legs.
Blanco also says that, like Zebra Katz, Le1f is about to experience a crossover.Too Gay for Hip-Hop? Le1f Takes On Traditionally Homophobic Genre|Melissa Leon|August 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In a really, really short zebra-striped dress and five-inch do-me pumps.
In an occasional horse the long-lost stripes of the zebra-like ancestor reappear.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
No fence will keep out a herd of zebra, and in one rush a field of grain is ruined by these giant herds.
That regular variety of the climate of the zebra has never been exhibited by either of them.Buffon's Natural History. Volume VIII (of 10)|Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon
That night two of us heard the first bark of the zebra, and we thought it must be the bark of distant dogs.
If the horse is the source, or principal trunk, the zebra and the ass will be collateral branches.Buffon's Natural History. Volume IX (of 10)|Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon