Definition of zoophile in US English:

zoophile

noun

  • A person who is sexually attracted to animals.

Origin

Late 19th century (originally in the botanical sense ‘a plant pollinated by animals’): from zoo- + -phile. The current senses date from the early 20th century.

Pronunciation

zoophile

/ˈzōəˌfīl//ˈzoʊəˌfaɪl/