Betekenis van:

Zelfstandig naamwoord
  • bepaald soort krokodil
  • either of two amphibious reptiles related to crocodiles but with shorter broader snouts




Zelfstandig naamwoord
    • leather made from alligator's hide


    to alligator
      • crack and acquire the appearance of alligator hide, as from weathering or improper application; of paint and varnishes



      1. See you later, alligator.
      2. An alligator snapped his arm off.
      3. Do you know how to tell the difference between an alligator and a crocodile?
      4. Some species are probably not domesticable--the polar bear comes to mind--others, seemingly unlikely--like the alligator--are being farmed today, although keeping them confined has turned out to be a bit of a problem.
      5. At an Indian wedding at the Phillipine islands the bride retired from the company in order to go down to the river to wash her feet. As she was thus employed an alligator seized her.
      6. Alligator sinensis (I) Chinese alligator
      7. Chinese alligator
      8. Arboreal alligator lizard
      9. Alligator sinensis (I)
      10. Alligator snapping turtle Dermatemydidae
      11. Alligator snapping turtle
      12. Arboreal alligator lizard Cordylidae
      13. Abronia graminea Arboreal alligator lizard
      14. Macrochelys temminckii (III United States of America) Alligator snapping turtle
      15. Macrochelys temminckii (III United States of America) Alligator snapping turtle