Definition of critter
: creature 1
Examples of critter in a sentence
The woods are filled with skunks, raccoons, and other critters.
<she's so fond of every kind of critter that she ought to be a veterinarian>
Origin and Etymology of critter
First Known Use: 1815
CRITTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of critter for English Language Learners
: a usually small creature or animal
CRITTER Defined for Kids
Definition of critter for Students
: a small animal
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