drop bear

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drop bear

n
jocular Austral a mythical creature said to live in the outback; it resembles an oversized koala with sharp teeth and drops from trees to devour unwary passers-by
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Also, if you say it with a serious enough expression, foreigners will believe that drop bears are real
Swash, who won I'm A Celebrity in 2008 before landing the presenting role, adds: "When I first went, the Aussies told me about drop bears, these crazy koalas who come down from the SKY: 116 FV: 9 World News Today; Weather 7.