quadruped

Part of speech: adjective

Having four feet.

Part of speech:

An animal having four feet.

Part of speech:

Quadrupedal.

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Usage examples "quadruped":

  1. After two hours' weary work, they arrived among the rocks, having seen not a trace of either quadruped or bird. - "Popular Adventure Tales", Mayne Reid.
  2. There was, at the same time, a quadruped, nearly allied to the elephants, but differing from them in some technical characters. - "The Romance of Natural History, Second Series", Philip Henry Gosse.
  3. Thus disguised, she mounted the quadruped, and set out alone on her way toward the camp. - "The Nameless Castle", Maurus Jókai.