Definition of goliath frog in English:

goliath frog


  • A giant frog of West Central Africa.

    Rana goliath, family Ranidae

    • ‘No one knows how many goliath frogs are left in the population and if the population is growing or shrinking.’
    • ‘However, adult goliath frogs feed on a variety of food items including, insects, fish and other amphibians.’
    • ‘In the fifteen-year period from 1989 to 2004, the number of goliath frogs dropped by more than half.’
    • ‘Despite their enormous size as adults, eggs and tadpoles of goliath frogs are about the same size as those of other frogs.’
    • ‘The shy and elusive goliath frog, is the largest known frog.’