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bandersnatch

[ ban-der-snach ]
/ ˈbæn dərˌsnætʃ /
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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.

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Origin of bandersnatch

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