beholder

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English[edit]

Beholder (sense 2): an oculate monster with a large central eye and mouth.

Etymology[edit]

behold +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

beholder (plural beholders)

  1. Someone who observes or beholds; an observer or spectator.
  2. (fantasy) A fictional monster in roleplaying games, a floating orb of flesh with a large mouth and many eyes on stalks.

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Danish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

beholder c (singular definite beholderen, plural indefinite beholdere)

  1. container (an item in which objects or materials can be stored or transported)
  2. tank (container)

Inflection[edit]

Verb[edit]

beholder

  1. present tense of beholde

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From German Behälter

Noun[edit]

beholder m (definite singular beholderen, indefinite plural beholdere, definite plural beholderne)

  1. a container

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

beholder

  1. present tense of beholde

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