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jabberwock

(ˈdʒæbəˌwɒk)
n
the fictional monster in Lewis Carroll's poem Jabberwockynonsense language or verse
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The other eight members of the leading Supreme Nine were the Supreme Hoo-Hoo, Senior Hoo-Hoo, Scrivenoter, Bojun, Jabberwock, Custocatian, Arcanoper, and Gurdon.
A successful theme throughout the year in magazines, on TV, and in merchandise has been ways to outsmart the Jabberwock, both for sons and for daughters.
While the ballet portrays a more sinister journey than in Alice in Wonderland, the music, by composer Robert Moran, is serene during Alice's dances with Charles, in contrast to the ominous bell tolls between scenes or alongside the axe-wielding Jabberwock.
Some of the titles in it are: Looking through the Glass, Bread-and-Butterflies, Alice in the Time of the Jabberwock, Lilith in Wonderland, Automated Alice, Alice and Huck Got Married, Dodgson Mumbles (After Reviewing the Supreme Court Ruling on Virtual Child Pornography), Alice at 80, I Am Alice, and others.
On her way across the board to become a Queen herself, she encounters Tweedledum and Tweedledee, a plate of singing oysters - and even rumours of the fearsome Jabberwock.
All contestants also will participate in several choreographed musical numbers in the show, to be called Jabberwock 2004 - Cherish the Children.
There are boss characters like Jabberwock and Caterpillar to defeat, and the Cheshire Cat guides you through all the different areas of Wonderland.
It will feature familiar characters like the White Rabbit, the Cheshire Cat, the Mad Hatter, Tweedledum and Tweedledee and the Jabberwock, as well as new ones like giant ants.
There's also the bickering Tweedledum and Tweedledee, a young and brave Lewis Carroll in the throws of slaying the Jabberwock and a wasp with the unfortunate orange wig.
Talbot and Bute both think it likely, for instance, that Dodgson's conception of the Jabberwock is based on a local Sunderland folktale known as the Legend of the Lambton Worm ("worm" being an archaic term for a snake or serpent).
Brower, Beware the Jabberwock, supra note 2, at 485.
The culminating event for the chapter's 2001-2002 sorority year will be Jabberwock 2002 on Saturday at New Vista Middle School.