Lewis Carroll really did introduce the word “chortle” to the English language in his 1871 poem Jabberwocky.
After that some Indians came on the scene of action, fierce red men of the forest, and their language was decidedly Jabberwocky.
I heard somebody say "Sh," but she started in her toothless Jabberwocky.
A setting of Lewis Carroll's immortal "Jabberwocky" shows much rich humor of the college glee-club sort.
1872, nonsense word (perhaps based on jabber) coined by Lewis Carroll, for the poem of the same name, which he published in "Through the Looking-Glass." The poem is about a fabulous beast called the Jabberwock.