The wildebeest is a large animal that is often seen on the African plains. It is a type of antelope, and it is one of the most common animals in the area.

  • There were so many wildebeest in the park that it was difficult to walk through the park.

  • The wildebeest are a endangered species, and they are in danger of extinction.

Definition of wildebeest


large African antelope having a head with horns like an ox and a long tufted tail



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Example Sentences for wildebeest

  • 1

    In the Serengeti, lions prey on wildebeest, zebra, buffalo and topi.

  • 2

    Examples of such animals are zebras, elephants, and wildebeest.

  • 3

    No, wildebeest or gnus are antelopes related to the impala and the hartebeest.

  • 4

    If they have access to wildebeest and zebra, they say goodbye to the beast.

  • 5

    If they have access to wildebeest and zebra etc, they say goodbye to the beast.

  • 6

    It was erected in the direct path of the wildebeest migration.

  • 7

    The two reunite, but are interrupted by a pack of wildebeests.

  • 8

    A full grown wildebeest can be to at the shoulder and weigh.

  • 9

    The defensive strategy of the wildebeest includes stampeding as a herd.

  • 10

    Wildebeests prefer the bushveld and grasslands of the southern savanna.