menagerie 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 “menagerie” in the English Dictionary

"menagerie" in British English

See all translations

menagerienoun [C]

uk   /məˈnædʒ.ər.i/  us   /-ɚ-/
a ​collection of ​wildanimals that are ​keptprivately or to show to the ​public
(Definition of menagerie from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"menagerie" in American English

See all translations

menagerienoun [C]

 us   /məˈnædʒ·ər·i, -ˈnæʒ-/
a ​collection of different ​animals that are ​kept, usually for ​people to ​see
(Definition of menagerie from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of menagerie?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
public school

in England, an expensive type of private school (= school paid for by parents not by the government)

Word of the Day