critter Definition

a living creature, especially an animal.

Using critter: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "critter" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The woods are full of critters.

  • Example

    She loves all kinds of critters, from dogs to birds.

  • Example

    The farmer found a critter in his barn that he had never seen before.

critter Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for critter

Phrases with critter

  • an animal that lives in the sea


    The aquarium has a section dedicated to sea critters.

  • a small, furry animal


    The park is home to many furry critters like squirrels and rabbits.

  • a small or young animal


    The children were delighted to see the little critters at the petting zoo.


Summary: critter in Brief

The term 'critter' [ˈkrɪtər] refers to any living creature, particularly animals. It can be used to describe a wide range of creatures, from sea critters to furry critters, and even little critters like those found at a petting zoo.