Definition of Possum. Meaning of Possum. Synonyms of Possum

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Definition of Possum

Possum
Possum Pos"sum, n. [Shortened from opossum.] (Zo["o]l.) An opossum. [Colloq. U. S.] To play possum, To act possum, to feign ignorance, indifference or inattention, with the intent to deceive; to dissemble; -- in allusion to the habit of the opossum, which feigns death when attacked or alarmed.

Meaning of Possum from wikipedia

- Possum may refer to: Opossum, or possum, an order (Didelphimorphia) of marsupials native to the Americas Common opossum, native to Central and South America...
- native to Australia, and the second-largest of the possums. Like most possums, the common brushtail possum is nocturnal. It is mainly a folivore, but has...
- The suborder includes animals commonly known as possums, gliders, and cuscus. The common name "possum" for various Phalangeriformes species derives from...
- "The Possum" is the 18th episode of the second season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 24th overall episode of the...
- Possum is a 2018 British psychological horror film written and directed by Matthew Holness in his feature film debut, starring Sean Harris and Alun Armstrong...
- Possum Kingdom Lake (po****rly known as P.K.), is a reservoir on the Brazos River located primarily in Palo Pinto County Texas. It was the first water...
- Leadbeater's possum (Gymnobelideus leadbeateri) is a critically endangered possum largely restricted to small pockets of alpine ash, mountain ash, and...
- Possum grape is a common name for several fruit-bearing vines indigenous to North American. Possum grape may refer to: Ampelopsis cordata Cissus incisa...
- species found is the Virginia opossum, and it is generally referred to as a "possum", but should not be confused with the suborder Phalangeriformes, which are...
- "Possum Kingdom" is a song by American alternative rock band Toadies released as the second single from their 1994 album, Rubberneck. The song's origins...
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