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toad

noun [C] uk   /təʊd/ us    /toʊd/

toad noun [C] (ANIMAL)

a small, brownish-green animal, similar to a frog, that has big eyes and long back legs for swimming and jumping: Toads have drier, lumpier skins than frogs and spend less time in the water.

toad noun [C] (MAN)

informal an extremely unpleasant man, especially one who is not very physically attractive: [as form of address] You lying toad!
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