legendary creature

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a monster that is unverifiable but popularly accepted as possibly factual

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This barely pubescent fictional creature is no seductress (neither was Lolita, for that matter, but that's not at issue here); she's as confused about sex and sexulity as about most everything else.
Players in the game aim to capture as many fictional creatures as they can in reallife locations.
The fictional creatures, which began as video games and on playing cards, have now entered our world in what's called "augmented reality".
The fictional creatures which began as video games and on playing cards have now entered our world in what's called "augmented" reality in Pokemon Go.
The games centered on Ash Ketchum's quest to "catch them all," meaning the fictional creatures called PokAaAaAeA@mon.
MARGARET Atwood was right in the middle of discussing the characteristics of a good dragon -- viz a viz those created by Ursula K Le Guin, George RR Martin and JRR Tolkien -- when she realised that she was seriously talking about fictional creatures.
The fictional creatures have seen a resurgence in popularity, with numerous zombie movies hitting the cinemas and TV show The Walking Dead becoming a ratings hit on both sides of the Atlantic.
Bahrain is aiming to reignite its tourism sector after months of civil unrest by building a US$5m theme park based on The Smurfs, the popular Belgian children's cartoon centred around a group of small blue fictional creatures, it was reported at the weekend.
There are sections when too many fictional creatures are introduced too quickly with not enough details to distinguish them in the reader's mind; though the author does do a good job of tying most of the creatures to a description of something the reader is familiar with in order to help ground them, like a bug or a weasel.
The film revolves around Barnabas' encounter with monsters, witches, werewolves and other fictional creatures.
As part of the festival, the world's first Smurf Village, a mini-world dedicated to the small blue fictional creatures created by Belgian cartoonist, Pierre 'Peyo' Culliford, will be a key attraction at Adnec.
The festival, which runs until July 30, was declared open by Smurfs, the small blue fictional creatures created by Belgian cartoonist, Pierre 'Peyo' Culliford, at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (Adnec).
Summary: ABU DHABI - The world's first Smurfs' Village, a mini world dedicated to the small blue fictional creatures created by Belgian cartoonist, Pierre 'Peyo' Culliford, will be the key attraction at this year's 'Summer in Abu Dhabi', at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).
Flanimals, which features cartoons of fictional creatures, was published in 2004 and has led to several spin-offs and a CD.
WORCESTER - Jean Kilbourne has been talking about women's images in advertising for 40 years and is perhaps more aware than anyone of the largely fictional creatures many ads feature: rake-thin, computer-enhanced "beauties" with poreless skin, the hips of a teenage boy, the legs of a flamingo and the dull stares of a sex object.