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Menagerie

Refers to a collection of varied and exotic animals especially held for display. A diverse group

Mar 25, 2013 17:14 IST
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Menagerie: Noun

Pronunciation: muh’-NAJ-uh’-ree, -NAZH-

Difficulty Level: Medium

Meaning: refers to a collection of varied and exotic animals especially held for display. A diverse group

Usage/Example

1. The menagerie of lions and tigers being paraded around the circus ring thrilled the audience.

2. There were well-stocked games rooms, extensive lawns (much used for games of football), an adventure playground, a menagerie (goats, rabbits, hens, guinea pigs), plus a superb amount of information on local walks and cycle routes.

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