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1. jackal

noun. ['ˈdʒækəl'] Old World nocturnal canine mammal closely related to the dog; smaller than a wolf; sometimes hunts in a pack but usually singly or as a member of a pair.

Synonyms

  • Canis
  • canine
  • genus Canis
  • canid

Etymology

  • çakal (Turkish)
  • شغال (Persian)

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Words that Rhyme with Jackal

  • unshackle
  • grackle
  • crackle
  • crackel
  • yakel
  • yackel
  • tackle
  • shackle
  • rachal
  • racal
  • mackel
  • mackall
  • kachel
  • jakel
  • jackel
  • hackle
  • hackl
  • hackel
  • cackle

Example sentences of the word jackal


1. Noun, singular or mass
The golden jackal and the western European hedgehog also live in the south.

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