English explanatory dictionary online >> mermaid


Results for: mermaid

mermaid

mermaid


mer·maid  (m?rmd)
n.
A legendary sea creature having the head and upper body of a woman and the tail of a fish.

[Middle English : mere, sea, lake; see mere2 + maid, maid; see maid.]


mermaid  /mrmed/  n. a mythical being that is half woman, half fish: Mermaids are described in stories about the sea. mermaid

Enter word: