vampire batnoun [ C ]uk /ˈvæm.paɪə ˌbæt/ us /ˈvæm.paɪr ˌbæt/
Examples from literature
- Many people have bad feelings about vampire bats.
- Missing days, however, is common for vampire bats.
- Some animals drink blood – for example, the vampire bat – but not all the blood in a sheep!
- Vampire bats drink the blood of other animals, like cows or sheep.
- Vampire bats must eat every day to stay healthy.