Saurus meaning

sôrəs
(zool.) Lizard.

Brontosaurus.

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Saurus is defined as the scientific word for lizard.

An example of a saurus is a brontosaurus.

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Saurus is defined as the scientific word for lizard.

An example of saurus used as a suffix is in the word "brontasaurus" which is a type of dinosaur that looks like a big lizard.

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Origin of saurus

  • < Gr sauros, lizard

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition