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English definition of “dragon”


noun [C] uk   /ˈdræɡ.ən/ us  

dragon noun [C] (ANIMAL)

a large, frightening imaginary animal, often represented with wings, a long tail, and fire coming out of its mouth any of various types of large lizard

dragon noun [C] (WOMAN)

informal an unfriendly and frightening woman: She's a real old dragon.
(Definition of dragon from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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