1. [ noun ] an imaginary creature usually having various human and animal parts
Related terms: imaginary_being mythical_monster bogeyman
2. [ noun ] (sociology) someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful
Synonyms: goliath behemoth colossus giant
Related terms: anomaly
3. [ noun ] (biology) a person or animal that is markedly unusual or deformed
Synonyms: freak monstrosity lusus_naturae
Related terms: mutant leviathan
4. [ noun ] a cruel wicked and inhuman person
Synonyms: fiend ogre demon devil
Related terms: unpleasant_person demoniac demonize
5. [ noun ] (medicine) a grossly malformed and usually nonviable fetus
Synonyms: teras
Related terms: fetus acephalia acardia medicine
Similar spelling:   monstera