Definition of Toad frog

1. Noun. Any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Toad Frog

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to this end
to what degree
to what do I owe the pleasure
to what end
to what extent
to whom it may concern
to whom this may concern
to windward
to wisse
to wit
toad frog (current term)
toad in the hole
toad lily
toad rush
toad skin

Literary usage of Toad frog

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1. An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language by Walter William Skeat (1893)
"Dimin. with suffix -ok or -ock (as in hill-ock, bull-ock), from ME paride, a toad, frog ; in Wyclif, Exod. viii. 9 (later version), one MS. has the pi. ..."

2. Journal of Anatomy and Physiology (1867)
"Size, shape, and the cone-bead will not always serve us, for while the rods much exceed the cones in the toad, frog, triton, and salamander, ..."

3. Bulletin by Seventh-Day Adventists General Conference. Dept. of Education (1912)
"I have heard children, and grown persons, too, say, " O, there is a toad frog! " Now, really, it could not be both a toad and a frog. ..."

4. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1903)
"... accompanying the article TOAD. FROG. See HORSE; HORSE-SHOEING. FROG, RAILWAY. Л built-up or cast framework of metal placed in railway tracks at ..."

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