Definition of grysbok in English:

grysbok

noun

  • A small mainly nocturnal antelope with small vertical horns and a slightly arched back, found in south-western Africa.

    • ‘Common duiker and grysbok abound in the thickets and woodlands.’

Origin

Late 18th century: from Afrikaans, from Dutch grijs ‘grey’ + bok ‘buck’.

Pronunciation

grysbok

/ˈxreɪsbɒk//ˈɡrʌɪsbɒk/