Definition of "yabbies" []

  • A small freshwater crayfish of the genus Cherax, esp C. destructor (noun)
  • A marine prawn used as bait (noun)
  • To go out to catch yabbies (verb)
  • Plural form of yabby. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "yabbies" in a sentence
  • "New information indicates exotic freshwater lobsters, commonly known as yabbies, could threaten South Africa's environment, senior conservationist of the Free State Department of Agriculture and"
  • "The banks of the pool were slimy grey mud, and the freshwater crayfish called yabbies lived in the mud."
  • "I've always gone by the "yabbies" rule and it has never failed me."