a combining form meaning “terrifying, frightful,” used in the formation of compound words: dinothere.

Nearby words

  1. dinner table,
  2. dinner theater,
  3. dinner-dance,
  4. dinnertime,
  5. dinnerware,
  6. dinoceras,
  7. dinoflagellate,
  8. dinosaur,
  9. dinosaur national monument,
  10. dinosaurian

Origin of dino-

< Greek deino-, combining form of deinós

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