Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Word Explorer
Children's Dictionary
Help
Help
Help
 
     

jack·al

jackal

 
pronunciation:
jae kl
features:
Word Explorer
part of speech: noun
definition: a mammal that is closely related to wolves and dogs. Jackals eat the remains of dead animals and hunt for small or weak animals. Several kinds of jackals are found in Asia and Africa.
 
Word Explorer
See
  dog, mammal