Reptiles, lizards, newts and amphibians - synonyms or related words
a large reptile with a long tail, four short legs, a long pointed mouth, and sharp teeth that lives in parts of the US and China. Alligators are amphibious (=they can live both in water and on land), and they are closely related to crocodiles.
a large frog that makes a deep loud noise
a type of small lizard with skin that changes colour to match the colours around it
a large reptile that lives in water in hot countries. It has a long body and a long mouth with many sharp teeth.
a small animal with smooth skin that uses its long back legs to jump from place to place. Frogs are amphibians (=they can live in water and on land) and they develop from tadpoles.
Americaninformal an alligator
a type of small lizard that lives mainly in hot countries
a large lizard with sharp points on its back that lives in tropical parts of America
a small animal with a long tail and rough skin that lives mainly in hot places. A lizard is a type of reptile.
a small animal similar to a lizard that mostly lives in water
a small animal similar to a lizard that lives both on land and in water
a type of lizard that has no legs and looks like a small snake
a small animal that lives in water and develops into a frog
a small animal that lives in water and has a hard shell on its back. It is a type of turtle.
a small animal that is similar to a frog but has brown skin and lives mainly on land
American an animal with a shell and four short legs that lives on the land, in the sea, or in rivers and lakes. In British English the animal that lives on the land is also called a tortoise.