gargoyle
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈɡɑː.ɡɔɪl/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈɡɑɹ.ɡɔɪl/
Noun

gargoyle (plural gargoyles)

  1. A carved grotesque figure on a spout which conveys water away from the gutters.
  2. Any decorative carved grotesque figure on a building.
  3. A fictional winged monster.
  4. (slang, pejorative) An ugly woman.
Synonyms Translations Translations Translations
  • Russian: горгу́лья
  • Spanish: gárgola
Translations
  • Russian: гры́мза



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