What is another word for zoo?

Pronunciation: [zˈuː] (IPA)

A zoo is a place where people can observe and learn about a wide variety of animals. There are several synonyms for the word "zoo" such as animal park, safari park, menagerie, wildlife sanctuary, and aquarium. An animal park is a large area where various types of wild animals are kept in enclosures for observation and study. A safari park is similar to an animal park but usually has larger enclosures and allows visitors to drive through the park. A menagerie is a collection of animals, kept for exhibition or study, in a confined space. A wildlife sanctuary is a protected area that provides habitat and protection for various species. An aquarium is a place where visitors can study and learn about aquatic life.

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Usage examples for Zoo

Far from being a zoo or a site of isolated craft or mechanical demonstrations, the farm is operated daily as if agriculture were its only aim.
"Frying Pan Farm"
Elizabeth Brown Pryor
When you went out there you always turned your steps in the direction of the zoo.
"Girls of the Forest"
L. T. Meade
Pen asked what the zoo was.
"Girls of the Forest"
L. T. Meade

Famous quotes with Zoo

  • It does get old to have to always be a monkey in a zoo. I don't know what it's like any more to be anonymous.
    Kevin Bacon
  • I got access to a private tour of the zoo. I got to go in a cage with a koala, which I highly recommend.
    Todd Barry
  • He was very concerned about his children potentially being kidnapped or attached, and that's why they were covered up. When he went to Berlin zoo, there were 200 photographers.
    Martin Bashir
  • My parents used to take me to the pet department and tell me it was a zoo.
    Billy Connolly
  • I didn't want to do a zoo show. I didn't want to do a study of someone with mental illness. I just wanted to show someone who was trying to live their life.
    Daniel Craig

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