bandersnatch

[ban-der-snach]
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noun

an imaginary wild animal of fierce disposition.
a person of uncouth or unconventional habits, attitudes, etc., especially one considered a menace, nuisance, or the like.

Nearby words

  1. bandello,
  2. bandello, matteo,
  3. banderilla,
  4. banderillero,
  5. banderole,
  6. bandfile,
  7. bandgap,
  8. bandh,
  9. bandicoot,
  10. bandido

Origin of bandersnatch

coined by Lewis Carroll in Through the Looking Glass (1871)

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