rabbit

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈræbɪt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈræbɪt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(rabit)

Inflections of 'rabbit' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.):
rabbits
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (All usages)
rabbit
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (Can be used as a collective plural—e.g. "The men are hunting rabbit.")
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

rabbit

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [black, brown, white, red] rabbit
  2. [a cute, an adorable] bunny rabbit
  3. my [pet, little] rabbit
  4. [shoot, hunt, keep, eat, breed, feed] rabbits
  5. have a rabbit as a pet
  6. the rabbits [bolted, ran off, escaped]
  7. US: the rabbit set the [pace, rhythm] (of the race)
  8. cricket: was a (total) rabbit with the [ball, bat]
  9. my lucky rabbit's foot
  10. UK: [she, his wife] has got a lot of rabbit
n as adj
  1. a rabbit [warren, burrow, hutch, hole, house, run]
  2. rabbit [fur, skin]
  3. rabbit-skin [coat, glue]
  4. rabbit [meat, stew, pie, casserole]
  5. rabbit [chunks, thighs, bones, breast, legs]
v
  1. rabbit for [food, sport]
  2. UK: she [is always, never stops] rabbiting (on)
  3. UK: rabbiting (on) to [the neighbor, the bus driver, her coworkers]
  4. UK: stop rabbiting and [start, get] ...!
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