Recent Examples of hamster from the Web
Fans have picked their favorite past challenge for the new girls to take on -- the giant hamster ball runway.
Patients have included dogs and cats, of course, but also a bearded dragon lizard, a hamster, a hedgehog and a pot-bellied pig.
That means cats must have a daily visual contact with other felines, and hamsters or guinea pigs must be kept in pairs.
Spirit admits an employee initially incorrectly told her the hamster would be allowed to fly with her.
The animal, which looks a bit like a large gopher or a giant hamster, lives in a wildlife park in southeastern Australia.
In one alarming sequence, text messages reveal that the phone’s owner (not revealed until later to be the granddaughter) has stolen his or her mother’s antidepressants and put them in his or her pet hamster’s food.
The second half was a hamster-wheel experience for Andrean.
In between is a grown man (Mark Linn-Baker) who dotes on Otto, his pet hamster, but is terrified of everyone else.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'hamster.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
HAMSTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hamster for English Language Learners
: a small animal that is often kept as a pet
HAMSTER Defined for Kids
medical Definition of hamster
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up hamster? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).