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Etymology:

Wemba-Wemba yabij.


Noun:

yabby (plural yabbies) (Australia) A freshwater Australian crayfish of the genus Cherax, especially Cherax destructor. 1985, Peter Carey, Illywhacker, Faber and Faber 2003, p. 386: Having arrived at night I can speak with some authority on the desolate feeling the road produces: the white fire-scarred trunks, the unsettling vision of yabbies moving from one side of the road to the other. (Australia) A type of ghost shrimp of the infraorder Thalassinidea.


Verb:

yabby (third-person singular simple present yabbies, present participle yabbying, simple past and past participle yabbied) (intransitive) To search for yabbies.


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Other words similar to yabby can be found below:

1.yabba dabba doo
2.yabber
3.yabbut
4.yabby
5.Yabim
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