Definition of “gecko” - English Dictionary

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“gecko” in British English

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geckonoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɡek.əʊ/ us /ˈɡek.oʊ/ plural geckos or geckoes


  • One example is the leaf-tailed gecko.
  • When a predator looks for its lunch and sees this gecko, it thinks it’s just an old, brown leaf and goes to look somewhere else.

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

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