Jabberwocky meaning

jăbər-wŏkē
A nonsensical poem that appears in Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll.
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Nonsensical speech or writing.
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Meaningless syllables that seem to make sense; gibberish.
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Absurd, nonsense, non-sensical.
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Origin of jabberwocky

  • After “Jabberwocky,” a nonsense poem by Lewis Carroll

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • The name of a poem from the nonsensical children's literature Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1872) by Lewis Carroll.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Jabberwocky, a nonsense poem written by Lewis Carroll

    From Wiktionary