An example of a kangaroo is the animal at the zoo that hops around on its hind legs.
Other Word Forms
Origin of kangaroo
- Guugu Yimidhirr (Pama-Nyungan language of northeast Australia) gaŋurru
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Guugu Yimidhirr gangurru (“eastern grey kangaroo”).