Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Contents

EnglishEdit

 
Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia
 
A Tasmanian tiger.

EtymologyEdit

Tiger refers to the stripes on the animal's back; the thylacine is not a member of the cat family.

NounEdit

Tasmanian tiger (plural Tasmanian tigers)

  1. The extinct carnivorous marsupial Thylacinus cynocephalus, once native to Tasmania.

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

TranslationsEdit