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Synonyms for chimerakɪˈmɪər ə, kaɪ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Chimera, Chimaera(noun)

    (Greek mythology) fire-breathing female monster with a lion's head and a goat's body and a serpent's tail; daughter of Typhon

    chimera, chimaera

  2. chimera, chimaera(noun)

    a grotesque product of the imagination

    chimera, chimaera


  1. chimera(noun)

    (usually chimaera) A cartilaginous marine fish in the subclass Holocephali and especially the order Chimaeriformes, with a blunt snout, long tail, and a spine before the first dorsal fin.

    ratfish, rabbitfish, ghost shark

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. chimera(n.)

    illusion, hallucination, delusion, fantasy, phantom, dream, idle fancy, creature of the imagination

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figment, fantasy, illusion

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