Meaning of “bullfrog” in the English Dictionary


"bullfrog" in English

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bullfrognoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbʊl.frɒɡ/ us /ˈbʊl.frɑːɡ/

Examples from literature

  • A big bullfrog croaked down on the shore. 
  • A little farther on they heard some bullfrogs, in a swamp. 
  • Again the owls hooted along the stream and bullfrogs croaked from the reedy places. 
  • But now we'll go fishing for bullfrogs. 
  • There was a flop in the water, and the bullfrog disappeared from sight. 

(Definition of “bullfrog” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)