dragon

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Synonyms for dragon

a creature of Teutonic mythology

a fiercely vigilant and unpleasant woman

a faint constellation twisting around the north celestial pole and lying between Ursa Major and Cepheus

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any of several small tropical Asian lizards capable of gliding by spreading winglike membranes on each side of the body

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Smoking the drug - known as chasing the dragon - is seen by some as a safer way of taking it.
Even Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan is worried about deflation, which could send the economy spiraling downward, after spending a lifetime chasing the dragon of inflation.
Blonde bombshell Blanchett jetted into Ireland earlier this week to begin filming Chasing the Dragon - the second film about journalist Veronica Guerin.
He said: "Before I knew it, I found myself going to one dealer's house at midnight, buying heroin, then chasing the dragon.
The speaker will be Gary Larrd on the theme of Chasing the Dragon.
For its here in Smackhead Close that many of Renton's young folk spend their evenings chasing the dragon.
In Karen Kew's and Ed Sinclair's video Chasing the Dragon, 1993, a dark-haired, ruby-lipped beauty caters, literally, to Western fantasies on a 900 number.
For the last two days I've been chasing the dragon," I said.
The only sign of sanity taking hold was that Beacham and Alma from Coronation Street were no longer chasing the dragon.