English synonyms about - contact  

griffon

noun

1 griffon

Winged monster with the head of an eagle and the body of a lion.

synonyms: griffin, gryphon.

Roget 83: nonconformity etc. 82; unconformity, disconformity; unconventionality, informality, abnormity, abnormality, anomaly; anomalousness etc. adj.; exception, ... show more

Dutch: griffioen
Polish: gryf



2 griffon

Breed of various very small compact wiry-coated dogs of Belgian origin having a short bearded muzzle.

synonyms: Belgian griffon, Brussels griffon.

3 griffon

Breed of medium-sized long-headed dogs with downy undercoat and harsh wiry outer coat; originated in Holland but largely developed in France.

synonym: wire-haired pointing griffon.

Polish: gryfon

4 griffon

Large vulture of southern Europe and northern Africa having pale plumage with black wings.

synonyms: griffon vulture, Gyps fulvus.

Dutch: vale gier
Polish: sęp płowy


Find more on griffon elsewhere: etymology - rhymes - Wikipedia.

debug info: 0.0346