Associations to the word «Frog»


FROG, noun. A small tailless amphibian of the order Anura that typically hops.
FROG, noun. The part of a violin bow (or that of other similar string instruments such as the viola, cello and contrabass) located at the end held by the player, to which the horsehair is attached.
FROG, noun. (Cockney rhyming slang) Road. Shorter, more common form of frog and toad.
FROG, noun. The depression in the upper face of a pressed or handmade clay brick.
FROG, noun. An organ on the bottom of a horse’s hoof that assists in the circulation of blood.
FROG, noun. The part of a railway switch or turnout where the running-rails cross (from the resemblance to the frog in a horse’s hoof).
FROG, verb. To hunt or trap frogs.
FROG, verb. (transitive) (biology) To use a pronged plater to transfer (cells) to another plate.
FROG, noun. (offensive) A French person.
FROG, noun. (Canada) (offensive) A French-speaking person from Quebec.
FROG, noun. A leather or fabric loop used to attach a sword or bayonet, or its scabbard, to a waist or shoulder belt.
FROG, noun. An ornate fastener for clothing consisting of an oblong button (covered with netted thread), toggle, or knot, that fits through a loop.
FROG, verb. To ornament or fasten a coat, etc. with frogs.
FROG, verb. (transitive) To unravel (a knitted garment).
FROG AND TOAD, noun. (Cockney rhyming slang) Road.
FROG CHEESE, noun. Large puffball
FROG HAIR, noun. (golf) The closely mown grass that surrounds a putting green, between the putting surface and any rough that might also surround the green.
FROG HAIRS, noun. Plural of frog hair
FROG IN ONE'S THROAT, noun. (idiomatic) Hoarseness or the need to cough.
FROG IN ONE'S THROAT, noun. (idiomatic) Any temporary physical difficulty in speaking.
FROG KICK, noun. A swimming action resembling the leg part of the breaststroke, sometimes used to avoid disturbing sediment which can obscure vision in the water.
FROG LEGS, noun. The hind legs of a frog used as food.
FROG MARCH, verb. To march or force a person forward while holding their arms from behind or aside, as a prisoner.
FROG MARCH, verb. (formerly) To carry a person face-down with one person holding each limb.
FROG MARCH, verb. To forcibly relocate a person, especially in a degrading or humiliating manner.
FROG MARCH, noun. The process of frog-marching a person.
FROG MARCHED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of frog march
FROG MARCHES, noun. Plural of frog march
FROG MARCHES, verb. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of frog march
FROG MARCHING, verb. Present participle of frog march
FROG ORCHID, noun. Coeloglossum viride, a long-bracted green orchid.
FROG SPAWN, noun. Alternative form of frogspawn.
FROG VIEW, noun. A point of view from the ground.

Dictionary definition

FROG, noun. Any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species.
FROG, noun. A person of French descent.
FROG, noun. A decorative loop of braid or cord.
FROG, verb. Hunt frogs for food.

Wise words

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