herbivore Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “herbivore” in the English Dictionary

"herbivore" in British English

See all translations

herbivorenoun [C]

uk   /ˈhɜː.bɪ.vɔːr/  us   /ˈhɝː.bə.vɔːr/
an ​animal that ​eats only ​plants: Cows and ​sheep are herbivores.
Compare
herbivorous
adjective uk   /hɜːˈbɪv.ər.əs/  us   /hɝːˈbɪv.ɚ-/
(Definition of herbivore from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “herbivore”
in Arabic عاشِب…
in Korean 초식 동물…
in Portuguese herbívoro…
in Catalan herbívor…
in Japanese 草食動物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食草动物,草食动物…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食草動物,草食動物…
in Italian erbivoro…
What is the pronunciation of herbivore?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

autumnal

typical of autumn

Word of the Day