theroid

/ (ˈθɪərɔɪd) /

adjective

of, relating to, or resembling a beast

Nearby words

  1. thermotherapy,
  2. thermotolerant,
  3. thermotonometer,
  4. thermotropism,
  5. thero-,
  6. theron,
  7. therophyte,
  8. theropod,
  9. theroux,
  10. thersites

Word Origin for theroid

C19: from Greek thēroeidēs, from thēr wild animal; see -oid

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