What does “ursine” mean? (With a quiz question!)
December 29, 2010 in Vocab
What does “ursine” mean?
Part of Speech: adj
Pronunciations: IPA: /ˈər.saɪn/ Glossary-style: [UR-syn]
Definition: adj: relating to bears or like a bear. noun: a bear.
Example: A big ursine man, Harry was often chosen to kick out obnoxious or unruly party guests.
Practice vocab question for “ursine”
Of the following, which is most ursine?
(A) Lions with fiery manes
(B) Sheepish people who walk ploddingly
(C) A big, strong, hairy person
(D) A person with a pointy nose
(E) A tall, slender man