sacred monster


noun

a celebrity whose eccentricities or indiscretions are easily forgiven by admirers.

Nearby words

  1. sacred college,
  2. sacred cow,
  3. sacred heart,
  4. sacred ibis,
  5. sacred lotus,
  6. sacred mushroom,
  7. sacred nine,
  8. sacred order,
  9. sacred roman rota,
  10. sacred site

Origin of sacred monster

1980–85; translation of French monstre sacré

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