noun, plural Jab·ber·wock·ies.
Origin of Jabberwocky
Examples from the Web for jabberwocky
Lewis Carroll really did introduce the word “chortle” to the English language in his 1871 poem Jabberwocky.
A setting of Lewis Carroll's immortal "Jabberwocky" shows much rich humor of the college glee-club sort.Contemporary American Composers|Rupert Hughes
I heard somebody say "Sh," but she started in her toothless Jabberwocky.The Red Rugs of Tarsus|Helen Davenport Gibbons
noun plural -wockies
Word Origin for jabberwocky
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.