marine toad

noun

Definition of marine toad 

: cane toad Toxins produced by the invasive cane toad, also called the marine toad, have been known to make people sick when they touch the toxin and to kill pet dogs and cats that have caught them.— Eleanor Foerste

First Known Use of marine toad

1802, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about marine toad

Share marine toad

Statistics for marine toad

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for marine toad

The first known use of marine toad was in 1802

See more words from the same year

Comments on marine toad

What made you want to look up marine toad? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

not any or not one

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble-tiles-that-read-scrabble-quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!