Meaning of “yeti” in the English Dictionary


"yeti" in English

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yetinoun [ C ]

uk /ˈjet.i/ us /ˈjet̬.i/ also abominable snowman

Examples from literature

  • Bigfoot, yetis, mermaids, krakens, the Loch Ness Monster, dragons. . . . Do you believe they lived – or live – in our world? 
  • Fifty years ago, many people in the Himalayas believed in yetis, but not now. 

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