opossum

usage note
This word may also be spelled "possum."
opossum
noun
1. (animal) 
An opossum woke me up last night when it knocked a trash can over and set off my car alarm.Una zarigüeya me despertó anoche cuando tumbó un bote de basura y se prendió el alarma del coche.
b. la comadreja (F) (Southern Cone) 
The opossum played dead when it saw the coati.La comadreja se hizo la muerta cuando vio el coatí.
c. el tlacuache (M) (Mexico) 
I saw an opossum and her babies when I went camping in the mountains.Vi un tlacuache y sus crías cuando fui a acampar en la sierra.
opossum
Noun
1. (general) 
a. la zarigüeya (F) 
opossum [əˈpɒsəm]
noun
opossums opossum zarigüeya (f)
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