Tree Toad appears in the following tongue twisters:
- The two-toed tree toad tried to tread where the three-toed tree toad trod.
- The third time the three three-toed tree toads tried tying their toes together, the third three-toed tree toad tied the two three-toed tree toads toes to the third toads toes. Then the two tied three-toed tree toads told the third three-toed tree toad that tying their toes together thrilled them to their toe tips.
- A tree toad loved a she-toad,
Who lived up in a tree.
He was a three-toed tree toad,
But a two-toed toad was she.
The three-toed tree toad tried to win,
The two-toed she-toad's heart,
For the three-toed tree toad loved the ground,
That the two-toed tree toad trod.
But the three-toed tree toad tried in vain.
He couldn't please her whim.
From her tree toad bower,
With her two-toed power,
The she-toad vetoed him.
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Definition of the noun tree toad
What does tree toad mean as a name of something?
- arboreal amphibians usually having adhesive disks at the tip of each toe; of southeast Asia and Australia and America
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonyms of tree toad: tree frog / tree-frog
- more generic terms: anuran / batrachian / frog / salientian / toad / toad frog = any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping
- more specific terms:
- Hyla crucifer / spring peeper = a small brown tree toad having a shrill call heard near wetlands of eastern United States and Canada in early spring
- Pacific tree toad / Hyla regilla = the most commonly heard frog on the Pacific coast of America
- canyon treefrog / Hyla arenicolor = a small chiefly ground dweller that stays within easy jumping distance of water
- chameleon tree frog = a form of tree toad
- cricket frog = either of two frogs with a clicking call
- chorus frog = any of several small North American frogs having a loud call
- northern casque-headed frog / lowland burrowing treefrog / Pternohyla fodiens = terrestrial burrowing nocturnal frog of grassy terrain and scrub forests having very hard upper surface of head
- member of: family Hylidae / Hylidae = the amphibian family of tree frogs
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Tree Toad
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by Bo Beolens, Michael Watkins, Michael Grayson
Boulenger's Asian Tree Toad Pedostibes hosii Boulenger, 1892 [Alt. Hose's Tree Toad, ...
paddock,proteus, puddock, tadpole 08 bullfrog, canetoad, mudpuppy, platanna , tree frog, tree toad 09 Ambystoma, caecilian, green toad, marsh frog, Nototrema, warty newt 10Amblystoma, common frog,common toad, edible frog, flying frog, ...
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- Tree Toad
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- Tree Toad
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- African Tree Toad (Nectophryne afra)
Korup NP, Cameroon
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- Yates Garden Image A Tree Toad Surprise
Nikon D-50 Yates Garden Images Lewisville, NC, USA. by Mary Bailey Thomas.
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