noun. ['ˈkrɑːkəˌdaɪl'] large voracious aquatic reptile having a long snout with massive jaws and sharp teeth and a body covered with bony plates; of sluggish tropical waters.
- Asian crocodile
- crocodilian reptile
- genus Crocodilus
- Crocodylus niloticus
- genus Crocodylus
- Morlett's crocodile
- Nile crocodile
- African crocodile
- cocodrille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
- cocodrillus (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Crocodile Tears
noun. ['ˈtɛrz, ˈtɪrz'] the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds).
- bodily process
- bodily function
Example sentences of the word crocodile-tears
1. Noun Phrase
He may weep "crocodile tears" from his eyes, but his salt glands are located on his tongue.