Dictionary » M » Monster

Monster

monster

1. Something of unnatural size, shape, or quality; a prodigy; an enormity; a marvel. A monster or marvel. (Chaucer)

2. Specifically, an animal or plant departing greatly from the usual type, as by having too many limbs.

3. Any thing or person of unnatural or excessive ugliness, deformity, wickedness, or cruelty.

Origin: OE. Monstre, F. Monstre, fr. L. Monstrum, orig, a divine omen, indicating misfortune; akin of monstrare to show, point out, indicate, and monere to warn. See Monition, and cf. Demonstrate, Muster.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Re: Help! I'm freaking out so badly please answer this!

... 5 witnesses of something you end up with 8 different versions. Without wanting to open Pandora's box: People see UFOs and ghosts and the Loch Ness monster and Bigfoot and unicorns and..., that doesn't make them real. I don't believe things just because there are documentaries about them. In the ...

See entire post
by Coelacanth
Fri Jan 03, 2014 10:23 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help! I'm freaking out so badly please answer this!
Replies: 14
Views: 2319

Re: Help! I'm freaking out so badly please answer this!

... 5 witnesses of something you end up with 8 different versions. Without wanting to open Pandora's box: People see UFOs and ghosts and the Loch Ness monster and Bigfoot and unicorns and..., that doesn't make them real. I don't believe things just because there are documentaries about them. In the ...

See entire post
by Tricho
Fri Jan 03, 2014 9:34 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help! I'm freaking out so badly please answer this!
Replies: 14
Views: 2319

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... now, is this the best you can do.? In fact I should apologizing for posting by error only the beginning of an answer to take care of my mini monster at home, and never corrected or completed as I did not have time to come and correct my mistake. So yes, Scottie I will not argue your lack ...

See entire post
by canalon
Thu Feb 23, 2012 4:58 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 559
Views: 762695

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... serious debater? For 29 pages people demanded the declarations of Scottie’s alternative. What the alternative can possibly be? A Flying Spaghetti Monster, obviously. But what would’ve happened if a Flying Spaghetti Monster appeared out of the shadow - Neo would’ve been unplugged from the Matrix ...

See entire post
by Nick7
Sat Nov 19, 2011 6:08 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 559
Views: 762695

Re: Science and Christianity

... to find any evidence of that), but you then need to prove that that divine being is Yahweh and not Allah, Zeus, Cthulu, or the Flying Spaghetti Monster. It's a task no one has successfully accomplished and I don't think anyone ever will. Science wins.

See entire post
by zombiesagan
Mon Nov 14, 2011 11:54 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Science and Christianity
Replies: 13
Views: 4328
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,265 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link