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synonyms for possum

  • bandicoot
  • euro
  • kangaroo
  • koala
  • opossum
  • wallaby
  • wombat
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How to use possum in a sentence

He also started keeping bees and raising chickens, and soon raccoons and possums discovered the chickens and Peter began running outside in his underwear in the middle of the night when he heard the chickens scream.
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Witnesses at the time claimed that five police cars were sitting in the parking lot, but three left when they saw the dead possums.
PORTLAND POLICE THREW DEAD POSSUMS AT HER FAMILY’S RESTAURANT IN 1981. NOW SHE’S RUNNING FOR MAYOR.MONICA RODMANOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I think it’s interesting that people at the time thought the possum incident would be forgotten in a few weeks.
PORTLAND POLICE THREW DEAD POSSUMS AT HER FAMILY’S RESTAURANT IN 1981. NOW SHE’S RUNNING FOR MAYOR.MONICA RODMANOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Regardless of the election results, Raiford says, she’ll continue her activism, buoyed by incidents like the possums at Burger Barn and her nephew’s death.
PORTLAND POLICE THREW DEAD POSSUMS AT HER FAMILY’S RESTAURANT IN 1981. NOW SHE’S RUNNING FOR MAYOR.MONICA RODMANOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Why not, he asked himself, "play possum" with the man and the dog, and pretend to be badly hurt and unconscious?
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
Dey let us go possum huntin' too case dat wus gittin' something ter eat widout Mr. Jake payin' fer hit.
SLAVE NARRATIVES: A FOLK HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATESVARIOUS
I 'member seein' the grown folks start off possum huntin' at night, but I did not go.
SLAVE NARRATIVES: A FOLK HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATESVARIOUS
It's more of a coma, something like the hibernation of a bear or a possum.
ISLANDS OF SPACEJOHN W CAMPBELL
Bruno, satis admirari non possum quid agas vt tot pecunias consumas.
THE AGE OF ERASMUSP. S. ALLEN
Davey slept peacefully on the bed among the grey 'possum furs she had wrapped round him.
THE PIONEERSKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
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WORDS RELATED TO POSSUM

  • bandicoot
  • euro
  • kangaroo
  • koala
  • opossum
  • possum
  • wallaby
  • wombat
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