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wild animal

This page is about the collocation wild animal

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

an animal that's living free in its natural habitat

For example

  • Did you see many wild animals in the forest?

  • Do you think wild animals should be caught and kept in cages for people to look at?

Note:
Related collocations include "wild plants" and "wild flowers"

Quick Quiz

A "wild animal" is an animal that's

a. not obeying its owner

b. free from human control

c. angry and very dangerous

Contributor: Matt Errey