Synonyms for wyvern

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Thorvald and the Wyvern were linked in a tight circuit which excluded Shann.

Passing the Wyvern as if he did not see them, Thorvald came directly to Shann.

They have these disks, one to a Wyvern, and they control forces with them.

And now the Wyvern swung it back and forth in a metronome sweep.

Yet he had been sent there to get the Throg free and out of Wyvern territory.

In front of Mr. Wyvern stood a large cake, of which a portion was already sliced.

Then it occurred to her that Mr. Wyvern was aristocratic in his views.

It was the only announcement of the kind that Mr. Wyvern had to make this Sunday.

Nor could Mr. Wyvern be moved from the negative attitude, though Mutimer pressed him.

Mr. Wyvern doesn't deal with politics—it is not necessary he should.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1600, formed (with excrescent -n) from Middle English wyver (c.1300), from Anglo-French wivre, from Old North French form of Old French guivre "snake," from Latin vipera "viper" (see viper). In heraldry, a winged dragon with eagle's feet and a serpent's barbed tail.

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