noun (plural zorros)
- A doglike fox found in the forests and savannah of South America.
More example sentences
- Genus Dusicyon, family Canidae: two species, in particular the crab-eating fox (D. thous)
- Some are solitary like the fox, others social like the jackal; some as small as the crab-eating zorro of South America, a few as large as the Arctic wolf.
mid 19th century: from Spanish, 'fox'.