[ noun ] (zoology) any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species
Used in print(James Thurber, "The Future, If Any, of Comedy,"...)
Forty years ago an English writer , W._L._George , dealt with this subject in Eddies_of_the_Day , and said , as an example , that ' Saint_George for Merry_England ' would not start a spirit half so quickly as ' Strike frog eating Frenchmen dead '' ' !(Leo Lemon, "Catch Up With" and "Something to...)
The latest and , significantly , greatest fruit of_this theatrical vine is The , an adaptation of Basho 's classic frog haiku by Roger_Entwhistle , a former University_of_Maryland chemistry instructor .
amphibian robber_frog tailed_frog barking_frog crapaud spadefoot western_narrow-mouthed_toad Liopelma_hamiltoni true_toad obstetrical_toad midwife_toad fire-bellied_toad tree_toad tree_frog leptodactylid_frog eastern_narrow-mouthed_toad sheep_frog tongueless_frog South_American_poison_toad true_frog