Meaning of “rabbit” in the English Dictionary

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"rabbit" in British English

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rabbitnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈræb.ɪt/ us /ˈræb.ɪt/

A2 a small animal with long ears and large front teeth that moves by jumping on its long back legs, or the meat of this animal eaten as food:

a pet rabbit
rabbit stew
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(Definition of “rabbit” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rabbit" in American English

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rabbitnoun [ C ]

us /ˈræb·ɪt/

a small animal with long ears and a short tail, that lives in holes in the ground

(Definition of “rabbit” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)