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ye·ti

 (yĕt′ē)
n. pl. ye·tis

[Of Tibetan dialectal (Sherpa) origin; equivalent to written Tibetan g.ya' dred : g.ya', high rocky place + dred, bear.]

yeti

(ˈjɛtɪ)
n
(Non-European Myth & Legend) another term for abominable snowman
[C20: from Tibetan]

yet•i

(ˈyɛt i)

n., pl. yet•is. (sometimes cap.)
a large, hairy, humanoid creature reputed to inhabit the Himalayas.
[1950–55; < Sherpa]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.yeti - a large hairy humanoid creature said to live in the Himalayasyeti - a large hairy humanoid creature said to live in the Himalayas
legendary creature - a monster that is unverifiable but popularly accepted as possibly factual
Translations
jetilumimies
yétiabominable homme des neiges
jeti
イエティー
yeti
jetiyeti

yeti

[ˈjetɪ] Nyeti m

yeti

nYeti m, → Schneemensch m

yeti

[ˈjɛtɪ] nyeti m inv
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A total of 105PS isn't a lot to move a vehicle this big and whether it works for you will depend on how you plan to use the Yeti.
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First launched in 2009, the Yeti is a quirky beast which grows on you the more you drive one.
Above a snapshot of the yeti looking rather pensive, he wrote, ''Found the yeti in the blizzard at Copley Square in Boston.