manticore

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n manticore a mythical monster having the head of man (with horns) and the body of a lion and the tail of a scorpion
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n manticore A fabulous monster having the body of a beast of prey, with a human head. In heraldry it is represented with the head of an old man, usually affronté. It usually has horns like those of an ox, or long and spiral, and some writers say that the tail and feet should be those of a dragon.
    • n manticore An unidentified and perhaps imaginary kind of monkey.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Manticore man′ti-kōr a fabulous beast of prey with a human head.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L.,—Gr. mantichōras.

Usage


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