rogue elephant


noun

a vicious elephant that has been exiled from the herd.

Origin of rogue elephant

First recorded in 1855–60
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Historical Examples of rogue elephant

  • The man-eating tiger and the rogue-elephant are the devils of their kind.

    Weighed and Wanting

    George MacDonald