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Meaning of FRANKENSTEIN

Pronunciation:  'frangkun`stIn

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the fictional Swiss scientist who was the protagonist in a gothic novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; he created a monster from parts of corpses
  2. [n]  the monster created by Frankenstein in a gothic novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (the creator's name is commonly used to refer to his creation)
  3. [n]  an agency that escapes control and destroys its creator
 

FRANKENSTEIN is a 12 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: Frankenstein's monster
 
 See Also: agency, character, fictional character, fictitious character

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bogey, bogeyman, bugaboo, bugbear, Dracula, fee-faw-fum, frightener, ghost, ghoul, hobgoblin, holy terror, horror, incubus, monster, nightmare, ogre, ogress, phantom, revenant, scarebabe, scarecrow, scarer, specter, succubus, terror, vampire, werewolf, Wolf-man
 

 

 

 

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