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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All around her, all glances were riveted, all mouths open; and, in fact, when she danced thus, to the humming of the Basque tambourine, which her two pure, rounded arms raised above her head, slender, frail and vivacious as a wasp, with her corsage of gold without a fold, her variegated gown puffing out, her bare shoulders, her delicate limbs, which her petticoat revealed at times, her black hair, her eyes of flame, she was a supernatural creature.
It was a remarkable quality of the Ghost (which Scrooge had observed at the baker's), that notwithstanding his gigantic size, he could accommodate himself to any place with ease; and that he stood beneath a low roof quite as gracefully and like a supernatural creature, as it was possible he could have done in any lofty hall.
When Abraham Lincoln's mother is killed by a supernatural creature, it fuels his passion to avenge her death.
MAGNIFICENT Writer Toby Whitehouse promises of the new series: "We introduce you to a new type of supernatural creature, there's a genuinely shocking death and we take you to somewhere we've never been to before.
Throughout history, Blisterville Hall has been embroiled in dark mystical legend of a supernatural creature that haunts the nearby moors.
Throughout history Blisterville Hall has been embroiled in dark mystical legend of a supernatural creature that haunts the nearby moors.
At the time of Pruthviraj's birth, some villagers told his mother that she had given birth to a God, some thought that he was a supernatural creature, and some called him a bad omen due to his unique appearance.
A majority of the citizens and a larger majority of members of the state Legislature have faith in a supernatural creature.
The cartoon starts with a supernatural creature terrorising the streets of 1888 London, killing young women.
Teen Wolf" Season 4 revealed that Deputy Parrish (Ryan Kelley) is a supernatural creature that is strong and can survive fire and the upcoming new season is expected to reveal what kind of creature the young deputy really is.
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A supernatural creature, halfbat, half-boy, is discovered in a cave in the American south and brought to the home of local vet Dr Parker.