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"dragon" in British English

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dragonnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdræɡ.ən/
  • dragon noun [C] (ANIMAL)

a ​large, ​frighteningimaginaryanimal, often ​represented with ​wings, a ​longtail, and ​fire coming out of ​itsmouth any of ​varioustypes of ​large lizard
(Definition of dragon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dragonnoun [C]

 us   /ˈdræɡ·ən/
a ​large, ​fierce, ​imaginaryanimal, usually ​represented with ​wings, a ​longtail, and ​fire coming out of ​itsmouth
(Definition of dragon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dragon”
in Korean 용…
in Arabic تِنّين…
in Malaysian naga…
in French dragon…
in Russian дракон…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動物, 龍, 蜥蜴…
in Italian drago…
in Turkish ejderha…
in Polish smok…
in Spanish dragón…
in Vietnamese con rồng…
in Portuguese dragão…
in Thai มังกร…
in German der Drache…
in Catalan drac…
in Japanese ドラゴン, 竜…
in Chinese (Simplified) 动物, 龙, 蜥蜴…
in Indonesian naga…
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