Cobra - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkoʊbrə|  American pronunciation of the word cobra
Brit.  |ˈkəʊbrə|  British pronunciation of the word cobra

noun

- venomous Asiatic and African elapid snakes that can expand the skin of the neck into a hood

Examples

The cobra is a venomous snake.

The snake charmer fascinates the cobra

the king cobra is the most dangerous snake

Word forms

noun
singular: cobra
plural: cobras
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