Meaning of “the Loch Ness Monster” in the English Dictionary


"the Loch Ness Monster" in English

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the Loch Ness Monsternoun [ S ]

uk /ˌlɒk nes ˈmɒn.stər/ us /ˌlɑːk nes ˈmɑːn.stɚ/

Examples from literature

  • Bigfoot, yetis, mermaids, krakens, the Loch Ness Monster, dragons. . . . Do you believe they lived – or live – in our world? 
  • Some people today believe there’s a real water monster – the Loch Ness Monster, or Nessie. 

(Definition of “the Loch Ness Monster” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)