Simple Definition of jackrabbit
: a North American animal that resembles a large rabbit and that is very fast
Full Definition of jackrabbit
: any of several large hares (genus Lepus) of western North America having very long ears and long hind legs
Origin of jackrabbit
1jack (jackass) + rabbit; from its long ears
First Known Use: 1863
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Definition of jackrabbit for Students
: a large hare of North America that has very long ears and long hind legs
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