There are 2 definitions of black panther in English:

black panther1

Syllabification: black pan·ther

noun

A leopard that has black fur rather than the typical spotted coat.
More example sentences
  • The island harbours black-faced langur monkeys, sambar deer, cobras, pythons, black panthers, bison, jackals and wild boar, as well as fish eagles, kites, kingfishers and brilliant butterflies.
  • A Hampshire school has declared its playing fields a no-go zone after two sightings of a big cat fitting the description of a black panther.
  • The large black panther, which has been spotted stalking areas of Bexley over the past three years, made its latest appearance last Thursday.

Definition of black panther in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: nēˈätn-ē
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal

There are 2 definitions of black panther in English:

Black Panther2

Syllabification: Black Pan·ther

noun

A member of a militant political organization set up in the US in 1966 to fight for black rights.
More example sentences
  • She did not see white peace activists energetically defending the Black Panthers, who were fighting a war for survival at the time.
  • The most obvious influence on the rap artist's early politics is his mother's active membership of the Black Panthers, the African-American nationalist, revolutionary group.
  • I think that not only the civil rights movement, but even certain black militant groups like the Black Panthers were necessary in the fight against racism and political inequality.

Definition of black panther in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: nēˈätn-ē
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal