legendary creature

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Noun1.legendary creature - a monster that is unverifiable but popularly accepted as possibly factuallegendary creature - a monster that is unverifiable but popularly accepted as possibly factual
abominable snowman, yeti - a large hairy humanoid creature said to live in the Himalayas
doppelganger - a ghostly double of a living person that haunts its living counterpart
sea serpent - huge creature of the sea resembling a snake or dragon
mythical creature, mythical monster - a monster renowned in folklore and myth
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The griffin, a mythological creature, is usually shown as a mix between an eagle and a lion.
Which mythological creature had the head of a bull and the body of a man?
This apparent inconsistency highlights the fact that though Unicorn might be old and wise for a mythological creature, her understanding of love and sexuality is that of a young and inexperienced woman.
What mythological creature did King George V have tattooed on his right arm?
Prosecutors say two 12-year-old southeastern Wisconsin girls stabbed their 12-year-old friend nearly to death in the woods to please a mythological creature they learned about online.
So what begins as a relatively simple investigation turns into a complex blend of mystery and supernatural exploration as Simon becomes involved in the impossible task of killing a mythological creature wrecking havoc on Nantucket.
No doubt someone will respond to this letter claiming to be that strange, elusive, mythological creature - the responsible cyclist, who doesn't do any of these things.
The color images transmitted back to Earth showed the Chinese flag on the Yutu, or "Jade Rabbit" rover, named after a mythological creature.
During the Huddersfield exhibition, which has been entitled Sisyphus after the mythological creature doomed to push a boulder up a hill forever, Jill will stage the creation of Spoons at a venue to be arranged in the town centre.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A statue of a centaur, a half-horse, half-human mythological creature, was unearthed during excavations in Parion, an ancient town in the western province of Ecanakkale, on Monday.
During races a dragonboat will feature the head and tail of a dragon, a mythological creature regarded by the Chinese as having dominion over the waters and exercising control over rainfall.
Is she, as his daughter thinks, a mythological creature from the deeps, or a desperate immigrant who has lost her memory?