noun. ['ˈwɔlrəs'] either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubber.
- Pacific walrus
- Odobenus divergens
- sea horse
- genus Odobenus
- Atlantic walrus
- pinniped mammal
- hvalros (Danish)
Words that Rhyme with Walrus
Example sentences of the word walrus
1. Noun, singular or mass
Manatees resemble a walrus in some ways but are relatives of the elephant.
Quotes containing the word walrus
1. She handed him a glass of water and two Aleve gelcaps. “They’re anti-inflammatories. They will dull the pain a little bit and keep down swelling and redness. Swallow the pills, don’t chew.”“Well, I thought I’d stick them into my nose and impersonate a walrus, but if you insist, I’ll swallow them.
- Ilona Andrews, On the Edge